Morning Maddow: August 27


The UK is drawing up contingency military plans for Syria.

The UN is not cool with reports that the US is spying on it. Here’s how Der Spiegel says we do it.

Residents of Mayflower, Arkansas say they need help with oil-related illnesses.

Where to put all that nuclear waste? How about Mississippi?

Arrest of a Wisconsin capitol singalong protester turns violent.

The Florida committee chairman who doesn’t want tochange ”one damn comma” of Stand Your Ground is strategizing.

The recently-closed North Carolina abortion facility is open again.

Court releases Pres. Gerald Ford’s testimony in the trial of would-be assassin Lynette “Squeaky” Fromme.