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A tale of two tweets

A tale of two tweets

09/07/11 11:05AM

This morning two tweets appeared within four minutes of each other in my news feed. First I saw this: And then this:Discuss. read more

We came in peace for all mankind

09/07/11 10:10AM

what I believe history will record. That America's challenge of today has forged man's destiny of tomorrow. And, as we leave the Moon at Taurus-Littrow, we leave as we came and, God willing, as we shall return: with peace and hope for all mankind..." read more

The light-blue chunks of deficit are mostly the Bush tax cuts.

The fight of your middle-class life

09/07/11 09:00AM

Congresswoman Tammy Baldwin (D-Wisconsin) had this to say last night about her new campaign for Senate:We're in an epic struggle. This is really, in my mind and many others, about the survival of the middle class. read more

Morning Maddow: September 7

09/07/11 07:39AM

There will be no formal Republican response to President Obama's jobs speech.The White House tries to save the Post Office.Would today's Republicans elect Ronald Reagan?Fmr. Pres. Bush (43) to speak at the 9/11 commemoration in Shanksville, PA.Nearly a third of middle class Americans are downwardly mobile.Ummm... okay, John Bolton. Thanks for your time.Charles Koch: Chris Christie is "my kind of guy." read more

Up for a game of Plan-o-poly?

Up for a game of Plan-o-poly?

09/06/11 08:00PM

Bill Wolff, executive producer for the Rachel Maddow Show, shares a preview of tonight's show - the GOP presidential candidates release their own jobs plans... watch

Huntsman's four-day workweek ends

Huntsman's four-day workweek ends

09/06/11 06:09PM

While our four-day workweek is just beginning, Utah announced over the weekend that theirs will end. Former Utah Governor and current presidential candidate John Huntsman’s Friday-free experiment comes to a close this week.In 2008, state government agencies  (schools, court systems and prisons exempt) adjusted their hours to a 4-days-a week (Monday – Thursday), 10-hour-day schedule. The “4/10” experiment was an exercise in cutting energy costs, but is cut short just after three years. read more