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Haboob is the word

Haboob is the word

07/06/11 08:00PM

Rachel Maddow notes with glee the number of times members of the media were made to say the word "haboob" in reporting on a massive dust storm in Arizona. watch

Court DADT ruling: End it

Court DADT ruling: End it

07/06/11 08:00PM

Lt. Col. Victor Fehrenbach, U.S. Air Force fighter pilot, talks with Rachel Maddow about a new 9th Circuit Court ruling insisting the U.S. military stop... watch

Best new WORD

Best new WORD

07/06/11 08:00PM

Cory Gnazzo, senior show producer for the Rachel Maddow Show, shares a preview of tonight's show - the latest on the fight in Washington over the debt, some... watch

Don't thread on me

Don't thread on me

07/06/11 07:09PM

Good news for the fashion forward tea patriot in your life: Glenn Beck is launching his own clothing line.Says the Mother Nature News:Called "1791: The Original Blueprint," the collection will include polo shirts and long-sleeved button downs all manufactured in the United States. read more

Ahead on the 7/6 Maddow show

07/06/11 06:21PM

Tonight's guests include:Sen. Chuck Schumer, (D) New York, member of the Senate Committee on Finance   Eugene Robinson, columnist for The Washington Post and msnbc political analyst  Lt. Col. Victor Fehrenbach, U.S. Air Force fighter pilotSenior show producer Cory Gnazzo shares a preview of tonight's show: read more

'Hostilities' work environment

'Hostilities' work environment

07/06/11 06:13PM

President Obama wanted law professor Dawn Johnsen to run the Office of Legal Counsel, a role that would have her advising the administration on whether its policies were legal. Senate Republicans objected to her nomination because she'd been critical of the Bush torture policy, and she eventually withdrew from the process. read more

Appeals Court: "Don't Ask, Don't Tell" ends now

Appeals Court: "Don't Ask, Don't Tell" ends now

07/06/11 04:28PM

The latest ruling by the 9th Circuit Court of Appeals on "Don't Ask, Don't Tell" just came down. A three-judge panel is lifting the stay on its previous ruling, which declared  DADT unconstitutional and ordered the U.S. military to stop enforcing it.But Servicemembers Legal Defense Network is warning LGBT service personnel not to celebrate too openly just yet. Their advice?The bottom line is DADT is still in effect and it is NOT safe to come out.Much more to come. read more

Anthony Terrell (left) and Mike Yarvitz, two TRMS producers, enjoying the Volcano that was just made on the show

The perks of a Friday night cooking segment

07/06/11 04:04PM

This past Friday, both the owner and manager of Ross' Restaurant in Bettendorf, Iowa stopped by The Rachel Maddow Show to share their now-famous dish that President Obama sampled during his Iowa trip last Tuesday. Mother-and-daughter team Cynthia Freidhof and Melissa Freidhof-Rodgers made their Magic Mountain as part of Friday's "Best New Thing" segment, and luckily they had leftovers.  As soon as we were off-air, the entire Rachel Maddow Show staff swarmed the set and made sure the Ross' Restaurant owners weren't going home with any food.After the jump, feast photos!  read more

Saturn is so never mind on your haboob

Saturn is so never mind on your haboob

07/06/11 03:30PM

Our astrophysicist friend, Summer Ash, points us to news from NASA's Cassini mission. The spacecraft is sending back images of a storm that has engulfed Saturn:Pictures from Cassini's imaging cameras show the storm wrapping around the entire planet covering approximately 2 billion square miles (4 billion square kilometers).To Cassini, it sounds like static on a radio. read more

For #Montana governor, more pipeline promises

For #Montana governor, more pipeline promises

07/06/11 01:43PM

Almost exactly a year before ExxonMobil's pipeline burst in the Yellowstone River, Montana Governor Brian Schweitzer says he called the state agencies together to make sure they were ready for a potential spill. Last night he told us:I was assured that these private pipelines companies and oil companies, they all work together and they strategically place equipment around the country, near these pipelines, and when there's an emergency, they all come together and they work together until the disaster is fixed.Nope, it didn't turn out that way. Actually, the crew came in from Salt Lake City. read more

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