The Cycle’s Steve Kornacki talks about the recent debate over gun control and says, “Can we please acknowledge the statistics that are out there that show a clear link between deadly domestic violence and guns?” watch
Looking for that perfect holiday gift--perhaps for yourself? Well, if you've dreamed of becoming or Lord or Lady, this is your chance. For a mere $49.99, you can buy anywhere from 1 square foot of land to 1,000 square feet of land in Glencoe Woods, Scotland, and be deemed “lord” or “lady” of Glencoe Woods. This is all thanks to Highland Titles, a leading innovator in land preservation.
The money goes to rescuing the Scottish woodlands, planting trees, maintaining the area, and preventing development on it. read more
Ever since election day the fiscal cliff has basically consumed the news cycle. As our viewers have noticed, here at The Cycle we have developed a “Wheel of Misfortune” where every day we spin the wheel to see what term comes up for us to use. Monday it was “fiscal fiesta” Tuesday it was “fiscal follies” who knows what term the wheel will land on today but one thing is clear, the fiscal cliff story is not going anywhere. read more
In the past week the use of ‘xo’ in professional correspondence has been dissected by The Atlantic, ‘OMG’ was discovered in a letter to Churchill from 1917, and a soon to be released book has been reviewed on the Globalization of that helpful little lexical manual, The Oxford English Dictionary. read more
House Speaker John Boehner’s message to ultra conservative members of the GOP was to fall in line on fiscal deals, prompting the question does this move enforce party discipline in forging a deal or does it backfire? The Cycle hosts discuss. watch
The story of Duck Dynasty is so much more than a story about duck hunting.
The Robertsons are an oasis of hope in a vast desert of depravity. The American family as depicted on television is unrecognizable to many of us. Whether it's the raunchy, drunken idiots of the Jersey Shore, the sad exploitation of Honey Boo Boo or the gaudy materialism of the Real Housewives, very few families on television today are people you'd want your children around for more than a few minutes. read more
The beards are back! Last week S.E. traveled down to West Monroe, Louisiana to visit with one of her favorite television shows: Duck Dynasty. Duck Dynasty, which airs on A&E Wednesday at 10/9 central is a show about the Robertson's, a Louisiana family living their American dream. While operating a thriving business of fabricating top of the line duck calls, they still stay true to their core family values and lifestyle. read more