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Some helpful advice for the 2016 GOP hopefuls

Some helpful advice for the 2016 GOP hopefuls

02/23/15 03:15PM

Some of the 2016 GOP hopefuls are running into trouble as they prepare up for a national race. Former Governor Jon Huntsman and NBC Senior political Correspondent for NBC News Perry Bacon have some advice for them. watch

The 2015 Oscar race is on!

The 2015 Oscar race is on!

02/20/15 03:48PM

Which categories are a lock? Editor of Screencrush Matt Singer joined the panel to discuss who you should be placing your money on to take home the coveted gold statue. watch

Getting out into the great outdoors

Getting out into the great outdoors

02/20/15 03:37PM

It is now easier to see our beautiful country for free. So where should you go first? Senior Editor for OUTSIDE magazine Grayson Schaffer gives his top picks. watch

Understanding Vladimir Putin

Understanding Vladimir Putin

02/20/15 03:28PM

Is Russian President Vladimir Putin the biggest threat to national security? Clifford Gaddy, Co-Author of “Mr. Putin: Operative in the Kremlin” argues that the only way to predict what Vladimir Putin will do next is to understand his complex personality. watch

How prepared are you for life’s legal...

How prepared are you for life’s legal challenges?

02/19/15 03:47PM

Lisa Green, Author of, “On Your Case: A Comprehensive, Compassionate (and Only Slightly Bossy) Legal Guide for Every Stage of a Woman’s Life” joined the show to discuss how women and men can prepare for all of life’s challenges. watch

A sit down with a fashion icon

A sit down with a fashion icon

02/18/15 03:52PM

msnbc’s Abby Huntsman sat down with Diane Von Furstenberg to talk about her style, love, life and how she is a lot like the rest of us. watch

Monopoly turns 80

Monopoly turns 80

02/18/15 03:42PM

From its classic game pieces to its notion that capitalism is a battle between getting rich and going to jail, the hit game for mini-moguls has entertained people for 80 years. Mary Pilon probes into Monopoly’s rich history in her new book “The... watch

Will prison reform happen?

Will prison reform happen?

02/18/15 03:26PM

Can the prison reform push survive political pushback? Michael Ames, contributing writer at Harper's Magazine, analyzed this question when he joined the panel. watch

Why shame is a good power tool for society

Why shame is a good power tool for society

02/17/15 03:47PM

Jennifer Jacquet, author of "Is Shame Necessary? New Uses for an Old Tool," argues that guilting systems, governments and abstract concepts can benefit society. Plus, Jacquet gives seven examples of effective shaming. watch

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About The Cycle

MSNBC’s “The Cycle” which ran from June 2012 to July 2015 was a live, one-hour ensemble opinion show that featured conservative commentator Abby Huntsman, author and pundit Touré, The Nation correspondent Ari Melber and former Congressional candidate Krystal Ball. The panel brought a young perspective on everything from politics, the economy, the media, sports and popular culture.