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NOW Today

01/04/12 06:55AM

What Just Happened?! Romney wins by 8 votes, Santorum comes through in a photo finish, Perry heads to Austin to "assess" (in the words of John Heilemann on Morning Joe this morning, do we really expect him to say, 'I've been thinking, and I've decided to go back out on the trail'), and John McCain plans to endorse Mitt.We have a lot to talk about, and the perfect panel to do it:> Richard Wolffe, msnbc Political Analyst (@richardwolffedc)> Rana Foroohar, TIME (@time)> Meghan McCain, msnbc Contributor (@mccainblogette)> Bill Burton, Priorities USA Action/Fmr. read more

Trending NOW

01/04/12 06:33AM

The NOW team is on very little sleep - and by the likes of what's trending, looks like we're not the only ones...Magid CPI: Iowa Caucuses: Romney Wins Iowa Caucus by 8 Votes; Mitt Romney: Romney edges Santorum in race for Iowa; Rick Santorum: After Iowa, now the tough part for Santorum Google: iowa caucus results; rick santorum; mitt romney Twitter: #2012; Iowa Caucuses; Mitt RomneyYouTube Politics: Mitt Romney camp celebrates Iowa caucus victory iTunes: Sexy and I Know It - LMFAO; Set Fire to the Rain - ADELE; We Found Love (feat. Calvin Harris) - Rihanna  read more

GOP soul searching

GOP soul searching

01/03/12 07:00PM

The three-way split in Iowa may have served as a fracture within the GOP leaving NOW’s panel of political analysts Richard Wolffe and Meghan McCain, Time... watch

#ThatsMyPrediction

01/03/12 02:26PM

We asked... and our panel took up the challenge.. albeit with some fake money. But a Prediction nonetheless!Jimmy Williams: "I'm putting every damn dime on Rick Santorum."Steve Kornacki: "Going to bet my fake Chinese money on the long-shot, Ron Paul."S.E. Cupp: "Combining lots of currencies here, and going to put it on Mitt Romney that he's going to take it."Michael Steele: "Baby, I only play with the real thing... I'm putting my $10,000 on Mitt Romney."Tune in tomorrow and see if they're right! read more

@FearRicksVest

@FearRicksVest

01/03/12 06:41AM

We knew we were on to something when we started paying more attention to good ol' Steady Eddie! At first we thought he just had ONE sweater vest, but thanks to reporting at the New York Times, we NOW know these vests are a big part of who Rick Santorum is.Mr. Santorum prefers the sweater vest, that sensible, traditional choice of grandfathers and college football coaches. He owns them in navy blue, gray and tan...the vests have inspired their own Twitter feed — @FearRicksVest...Fear the Power of the Vest!! read more

NOW Today

01/03/12 06:41AM

Here are the all-stars we lined up to get us through Caucus Day!> Steve Kornacki, Salon.com (@stevekornacki)> Matt K. Lewis, Daily Caller (@mattklewis)> S.E. Cupp, NY Daily News Columnist (@secupp)> Jimmy Williams, United Republic (@jimmyspolitics)> Guest: John Heilemann, National Affairs Editor, New York Magazine/msnbc Political Analyst (@jheil)> Guest: Maggie Haberman, POLITICO (@maggiepolitico)  read more

Trending NOW

01/03/12 06:37AM

It's the Big Day - finally, Iowa is here.  And the internet has taken notice:Magid CPI: Rick Santorum: Santorum Gives Final Pitch to Voters in Iowa; Mitt Romney: Romney Confident of Winning - Something; GOP Iowa Presidential Caucuses: On Eve of First Voting of ’12, a Last Pitch in Iowa Google: rick santorum; caucus; iowa caucusTwitter: #ThatsMyPrediction; Iowa; #firstdaybackYouTube Politics: Mitt Romney Campaign AppearanceiTunes: Sexy and I Know It - LMFAO; Set Fire to the Rain - ADELE; Party Rock Anthem - LMFAO  read more

Speaking Our Language

01/02/12 03:45PM

Who says the 2012 candidates don't embrace the rest of the world??! Our friends at BuzzFeed put this actual sound clip together - and we just had to pass it on!These politicians have real shutzpah! read more

"Iron Lady"

01/02/12 08:19AM

Michele Bachmann trying to use her status as the only female in the race to her advantage today, releasing in ad comparing herself to the "Iron Lady," as former British Prime Minister Margaret Thatcher was known. Is this necessary? After 2008 brought us Hillary Clinton, does Bachmann need to campaign as a woman?In doing so, some analysis say this is hurting her in Iowa, where she is targeting some of the most socially conservative voters in the nation.What do you think? We'll talk to Team Bachmann's Alice Stewart today. read more

Word of the Day: SETTLE

Word of the Day: SETTLE

01/02/12 08:02AM

In Iowa, a Time to Vote, and for Many, to SettleIowa Prepares to Settle for RomneySantorum: GOP Voters Shouldn't Settle for Moderate RomneySettle. Those headlines are just a few of the places we saw that word come up over the weekend, and we've already heard it half a dozen times on "Morning Joe." After months and months of build-up, we're less than 24 hours from the first vote for the republican nomination. And Mitt Romney, while leading in the polls, hasn't shown he can command more than 25% of voter support. Will turnout tomorrow be weak, because, well, no one wants to settle? read more

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