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Best noon thing

Best noon thing

08/04/11 12:02PM

So here's a little time waster from National Geographic: an interactive feature that lets you build your own solar system. So far all of my planets have been pulled inexorably into their sun and died spectacular, fiery deaths. I'm sure you all can do better. read more

'I'm tired of dealing with the crazies'

08/04/11 11:48AM

In the days following the 9-11 terrorist attacks, you may recall that over 1,000 Arabs and Muslims were detained by the FBI and other law enforcement in an effort to root out domestic terrorism. Of course, many detainees were not lawbreakers or even material witnesses. They were just American citizens living lawfully with  the "wrong" skin tone, "wrong" religion -- even the "wrong" facial hair.Sohail Mohammed was a New Jersey immigration attorney representing some of these people, impressing many in the process -- including the future Republican governor of New Jersey, Chris Christie. read more

If Democrats ever try economic populism

08/04/11 09:37AM

On Tuesday, we'll get a first test of whether Democrats can win anymore with economic populism. The ad above is for the recall race of Wisconsin State Senator Alberta Darling, a Republican. It says she voted for cuts in school funding so the rich could have tax cuts -- a classic formula that Wisconsin Democrats have been using through the campaignLast night on the show, we talked about Republicans working to make things better for corporations, which are already enjoying record profits. read more

Morning Maddow: August 4

08/04/11 07:55AM

Obama to Geithner: you can check out any time you like, but you can never leave.Rick Perry wants colleges to be more like businesses.Rudy Giuliani, the face of nuclear power?The mystery of a big-dollar donation to Mitt Romney's campaign.A judge is allowing an Army vet to sue Donald Rumsfeld over torture.Rep. David Wu officially resigns.Oh, Bill O'Reilly.  read more

TRMS returns to NYC!

TRMS returns to NYC!

08/03/11 08:00PM

Bill Wolff, executive producer for the Rachel Maddow Show, shares a preview of tonight's show - the current state of policy discussion in Congress reminds us... watch

Ahead on the 8/3 Maddow show

08/03/11 05:42PM

Tonight's guests include:Jared Bernstein, former economic adviser to Vice President Biden, senior fellow at the Center on Budget and Policy Priorities and msnbc contributor   Rep. Peter Defazio, (D) Oregon, senior member of the House Transportation and Infrastructure CommitteeMelissa Harris-Perry, professor of political science at Tulane University and msnbc contributorExecutive producer Bill Wolff shares a preview of tonight's show:  read more

Challenge: find Rick Scott a job

08/03/11 03:46PM

Florida's wildly unpopular Governor, Rick Scott, is starting a new, made-for-the-local-media campaign today. He calls it "Let's Get to Work Days," and he plans to spend one day a month doing some kind of not-actually-governing-his-state type of job. Today? read more