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11/17/11 12:00PM

Georgia Republicans are focused 110% on jobs, jobs, jobs. But first...Republican Sen. Bill Heath filed a proposal mandating that all Georgia license plates manufactured after July 1 display the motto "In God We Trust." All of them. Nice to know the Republicans still have their passion for small, unobtrusive government.Good news, atheists! read more

The People's Bookmobile?

The People's Bookmobile?

11/17/11 11:01AM

After being evicted once again from Zuccotti Park, The People's Library has gone mobile. According to a post this morning on their blog, the library (or what remains of it) is now in those ubiquitous New York rolley carts (Is there a name for those? Ask your local reference librarian). So if John Hodgman wants to get down there and donate his book, he might have to do a little hunting on the streets around lower Manhattan.    read more

Rick Perry and the politics of 'otherizing'

Rick Perry and the politics of 'otherizing'

11/17/11 09:40AM

Tuesday was the day he pledged to "uproot and overhaul" every branch of federal government if elected president. It appears that is just what Rick Perry does to get warmed up.First, there was the new Iowa ad in which he dusted off the "Obama-as-Socialist" meme. read more

Morning Maddow: November 17

11/17/11 07:47AM

A roundup of today's National Day of Action planned events.New details about the man who allegedly shot at the White House.Now, why wouldn't Herman Cain want this interview to be on camera?A sighting of actual Herman Cain campaign staff!Don't forget about Ron Paul.More fake candidates to use elections to get anti-abortion ads on television.Marcus Bachmann wants his money.No harm done, but this is so telling.Books matter. read more

Growing the 'Occupy' family

11/16/11 07:40PM

As OccupyWriters help the Occupy Wall Street librarians pick up the pieces of the People's Library destroyed in Monday's overnight raid of the Liberty Park encampment, we can look forward to another another creative collective rising in support of the movement: OccupyMusicians Yesterday morning, with displaced protesters returning to the freshly washed and police-occupied park, I ran into Daphne Clark, who told me that she is working on a new web project along with last night's guest, Jeff Sharlet. No launch yet, but keep an eye on the Twitter account for developments. read more

Rachel Maddow knocks John Hodgman's socks off

Rachel Maddow knocks John Hodgman's socks off

11/16/11 07:00PM

John Hodgman, "deranged millionaire" and author of That Is All, talks with Rachel Maddow about the destruction of the Occupy Wall Street library and the immense discomfort suffered by the wealthiest Americans for having to witness the spectacle of the... watch

A trifecta of excellence

A trifecta of excellence

11/16/11 07:00PM

Bill Wolff, executive producer for the Rachel Maddow Show, shares a preview of tonight's show - the latest on the 2012 presidential campaign, the recall effort against Gov. Scott Walker of Wisconsin is on, and an update on tomorrow's Occupy Wall Street... watch

Ahead on the 11/16 Maddow show

11/16/11 06:59PM

Tonight's guests include:Eugene Robinson, Pulitzer Prize-winning columnist for the "Washington Post" and msnbc political analyst   Rev. Al Sharpton, host of msnbc's Politics Nation   John Hodgman, "deranged millionaire"Executive producer Bill Wolff shares a preview of tonight's show: read more

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