Morning Maddow: May 6


Pres. Obama to college graduates: ‘I dare you to do better.’

The West, Texas fertilizer plant didn’t carry much liability insurance.

A death-row inmate in Mississippi is denied a DNA test before he is killed tomorrow. Here is more about his case.

Mark Sanford has momentum in tomorrow’s special election in South Carolina.

Lawyer describes the force-feeding of hunger strikers at Guantanamo. 

A U.N. commissioner further muddies the waters on claims of nerve gas in Syria.

There won’t be a Sen. Steve King after all.

Lenticular photography to help child-abuse victims.

I think I prefer Jacob Lew’s old signature to the new one.

Solar-powered airplane completes the first leg of its cross-country trip.

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Morning Maddow: May 6