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The syllables of safety

12/01/11 11:45AM

In case you were distracted by all the finger counting in last night's Best New Thing In The World Today segment, below is the written transcript, broken into the appropriate lines and stanzas for you to read at your own finger tapping pace.Today in New York, A perfect storm of gridlock; Let me count the ways:The President's here to do some campaign events. read more

Buddy Roemer and voting rights

Buddy Roemer and voting rights

12/01/11 10:59AM

ou asked me had I made this an issue. I have not. I've not made it an issue.2nd Protester: Will you? Will you?Roemer: Absolutely. 2nd Protester: Immediately?Roemer: AbsolutelyI caught up with Mr. Roemer about this before he appeared on our show this week. He sounded chagrined, in a friendly way, about the month-old promise to do something right away. "I've not yet come out on that," he said. While Mr. read more

Totally in charge, Virginia GOP ponders uranium mining

12/01/11 10:01AM

The headline news out of Virginia right now is that Attorney General Ken Cuccinelli, a Tea Party Republican, is on his way to running for governor. Mr. Cuccinelli is part of a Republican majority that has only grown stronger. After the November elections, the GOP now controls the governorship and (likely) both chambers of the state legislature. Progressives are bracing for the new GOP agenda.On the wish list, apparently, is opening the state to uranium mining. read more

Morning Maddow: December 1

Morning Maddow: December 1

12/01/11 07:47AM

The world according to Herman Cain.The Senate declines to vote on an amendment that would give military women the same right as federal prisoners.Occupy protesters move on from encampments to foreclosures.It's World AIDS Day.The effect of "racial animus" on the 2008 Presidential election.Anti-union forces in New Hampshire lose a battle.Former WI Gov. Tommy Thompson launches his Senate campaign today.And Ken Cuccinelli wants to be the next Governor of Virginia.In Egypt, the Muslim Brotherhood expect to win big after bending the rules.It's official: Rep. read more

Links for the 11/30 TRMs

Links for the 11/30 TRMs

12/01/11 12:43AM

Mitt Romney will attend GOP candidate debates in Iowa next month Jon Huntsman refuses to rule out possibility of independent candidacy for president Americans Elect 2012 Moderate Americans Elect group hoping to add third candidate to 2012 election ballot Now running on the Occupation Party ticket... Support for Third U.S. Party Dips, but Is Still Majority View Curbside haiku (pdf) read more

Ahead on the 11/30 Maddow show

11/30/11 07:21PM

Tonight's guests include:David Plouffe, White House senior advisor and campaign manager for the Obama 2008 campaign  Paul Rieckhoff, founder and executive director of Iraq and Afghanistan Veterans for America, author of "Chasing Ghosts"  Rocky Anderson, former mayor of Salt Lake City who formed the Justice Party read more

Tea party inconsequential in GOP primary

Tea party inconsequential in GOP primary

11/30/11 07:00PM

Rachel Maddow shows that Mitt Romney and Newt Gingrich are dominating the polls of the early primary states, a sign that the Republican Party of 2011/2012 is quite literally your father's Republican Party, not a tea party transformation. watch

Expanding our horizons

Expanding our horizons

11/30/11 07:00PM

Bill Wolff, executive producer for the Rachel Maddow Show, shares a preview of tonight's show - White House senior advisor David Plouffe will be on the show tonight, plus a story regarding foreclosures on the homes of active-duty military personnel,... watch

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