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RACHEL MADDOW IS CRAZY, TOO
Powerline ^ | JANUARY 6, 2014 | JOHN HINDERAKER

Posted on 01/07/2014 11:05:36 AM PST by 12th_Monkey

MSNBC has had a hard time lately. The network fired Martin Bashir and Alec Baldwin for craziness, on-air and off-air respectively. Melissa Harris-Perry was forced to apologize, first on Twitter and then, tearfully, on the air, for making political hay out of Mitt Romney’s adopted grandson. The network put Ed Schulz out to pasture, and most people wrote Chris Matthews off as a hysteric long ago, so that pretty much leaves Rachel Maddow–amazingly enough–as MSNBC’s supposed voice of sanity. Eliana Johnson has reported on Maddow’s status as the “queen” of MSNBC, who wields more control than anyone else over the network’s often-crazed content.

But is Maddow any better than the rest? A recent incident suggests that if anything, she is worse.

Last Thursday, 45 minutes before Maddow’s show began, her producer sent this email to representatives of Koch Industries, with which MSNBC has long been obsessed

(see link for MSNBC's email and the Koch brothers reply)

(Excerpt) Read more at powerlineblog.com ...


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KEYWORDS: kochbrothers; maddow; mediabias; msnbc; nutnetwork; rachelmaddow
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In a nutshell, Koch denied the accusation, MSNBC ran with the story anyway. They demanded a retraction, MSNBC refused.

So Andy Dick, aka Rachel Maddow, lies with impunity and PMSNBC covers....so whats new.

1 posted on 01/07/2014 11:05:36 AM PST by 12th_Monkey
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To: 12th_Monkey

“Big Eddy” is gone??? Since when?

I though the was the one who would have an on-air meltdown first and beat some poor guest senseless until the cops showed up and put him down with dart guns.


2 posted on 01/07/2014 11:07:44 AM PST by Mr. K (If you like your constitution, you can keep it...Period.)
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To: 12th_Monkey

Not crazy. Just a hardcore, Leftwing zealot who will lie and do whatever else it takes to advance her agenda.


3 posted on 01/07/2014 11:08:18 AM PST by Opinionated Blowhard ("When the people find they can vote themselves money, that will herald the end of the republic.")
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To: 12th_Monkey

Let’s not confuse crazy with evil.


4 posted on 01/07/2014 11:08:43 AM PST by Noumenon (Resistance. Restoration. Retribution.)
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To: 12th_Monkey

The “C” in MSNBC stands for “crocodile tears”


5 posted on 01/07/2014 11:10:30 AM PST by PATRIOT1876
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To: Mr. K

I didn’t know he was shipped off to MSNBC’s fat camp either. Maybe MSNBC can make a reality tv show staring all their fired talkshow people. Maybe call it Breaking Stupid...BS for short title.


6 posted on 01/07/2014 11:10:35 AM PST by 12th_Monkey (In an alternate universe Obama still dips ice cream)
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To: PATRIOT1876

with Mad Cow, I thought the “C” stood for something else.


7 posted on 01/07/2014 11:11:55 AM PST by 12th_Monkey (In an alternate universe Obama still dips ice cream)
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To: 12th_Monkey
Did you say craziness?

“Just because it snows in winter doesn’t mean the planet isn’t getting warmer.”

8 posted on 01/07/2014 11:12:05 AM PST by TexasCajun
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To: Noumenon

How about Rachel being the Queen of BOTH crazy and evil?

She could be the Red Queen in any of the various interpretations of “Alice in Wonderland”.


9 posted on 01/07/2014 11:13:20 AM PST by alloysteel (Those who deny natural climate change are forever doomed to stupidity. AGW is a LIE.)
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To: TexasCajun

“just because I’m talking don’t mean it’s the truth”


10 posted on 01/07/2014 11:13:26 AM PST by 12th_Monkey (In an alternate universe Obama still dips ice cream)
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To: 12th_Monkey

People should emphasize that the MS of MSNBC stands for Microsoft. Wonder how Bill Gates would feel after a while being closely identified with this clown parade. Rachel may find it a bit more difficult to promote her vile agenda.


11 posted on 01/07/2014 11:14:30 AM PST by allendale
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To: 12th_Monkey
RACHEL MADDOW IS CRAZY, TOO

Really? Surely you're pullin' my leg.

12 posted on 01/07/2014 11:17:28 AM PST by Graybeard58 (_.. ._. .. _. _._ __ ___ ._. . ___ ..._ ._ ._.. _ .. _. .)
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To: 12th_Monkey

Maddow’s biggest problem now is that FNC put her up against The Kelly File at 9pm.


13 posted on 01/07/2014 11:19:55 AM PST by sickoflibs (Obama : 'If you like your Doctor you can keep him, PERIOD! Don't believe the GOPs warnings')
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To: 12th_Monkey
Eliana Johnson has reported on Maddow’s status as the “queen” of MSNBC, who wields more control than anyone else over the network’s often-crazed content.

With all due respect to Dagny Taggart at her brother's wedding, Rachel is the man in the MSNBC family.

14 posted on 01/07/2014 11:20:05 AM PST by Night Hides Not (For every Ted Cruz we send to DC, I can endure 2-3 "unviable" candidates that beat incumbents.)
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To: Mr. K

Yeah, I didn’t know Ed Schultz was gone — he was quite the lunatic liberal.

I actually saw Maddown calling out Obama on privacy -— shocked I was. Must have been her one lucid moment.

Don’t know if I can find that one again. Couldn’t believe it. Just saw it in the last couple days.

Other than that.....


15 posted on 01/07/2014 11:22:24 AM PST by F15Eagle (1Jn4:15;5:4-5,11-13;Mt27:50-54;Mk15:33-34;Jn3:17-18,6:69,11:25,14:6,20:31;Ro10:8-11;1Tm2:5-6;Ti3:4-7)
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To: allendale
Wonder how Bill Gates would feel after a while being closely identified with this clown parade.

Bill Gates fits right in. Every left-wing loonie cause all along has had Gates' personal seal of approval. He funds stuff like zero population growth and state-sanctioned homo bonding initiatives.

16 posted on 01/07/2014 11:22:44 AM PST by steve86 (Some things aren't really true but you wouldn't be half surprised if they were.)
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To: 12th_Monkey

Wait a minute - Rachel - that’s a girl’s name right? Looks a lot like a guy to me. Why do American institutions promote and glorify deviants?


17 posted on 01/07/2014 11:27:08 AM PST by PapaNew
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To: TexasCajun

Is that Crazy Al’s personal meth lab?


18 posted on 01/07/2014 11:27:51 AM PST by Trod Upon (Every penny given to film and TV media companies goes right into enemy coffers. Starve them out!)
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To: 12th_Monkey

Sic GRETA on the facts of the matter. It’s FOX that owns the viewers and she could make funny facts out of COMCAST financing the same Safety organization, along with the KOCH Bros!

Let Madcow finger her own employer if she wants cred. That’s a laugh. “Lo fo” voters are the only ticket for PMSNBC (Prissy Marxists Sertainly Not Bashful Communists).


19 posted on 01/07/2014 11:32:17 AM PST by RitaOK ( VIVA CHRISTO REY / Public education is the farm team for more Marxists coming.)
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To: 12th_Monkey

“But wait! A final level of deception remains to be revealed: one of the many companies that have contributed to the State Policy Network is Comcast, which owns MSNBC and is Rachel Maddow’s employer.”


20 posted on 01/07/2014 11:32:20 AM PST by chessplayer
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To: Trod Upon

Rachel Maddow Is Chris Hayes, only more masculine.


21 posted on 01/07/2014 11:33:52 AM PST by EQAndyBuzz ("The GOP fights its own base with far more vigor than it employs in fighting the Dims.")
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To: 12th_Monkey

Great thing with MSNBC is that even casual viewers of news and current events simply cannot objectively convince themselves that MSNBC is somehow more reasonable and balanced than Fox. Now, there’s no hiding it.


22 posted on 01/07/2014 11:36:17 AM PST by freedom462
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To: PapaNew
Why do American institutions promote and glorify deviants?

$

23 posted on 01/07/2014 11:52:04 AM PST by Last Dakotan
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To: Last Dakotan

“RACHEL MADDOW IS CRAZY, TOO”.............

What ever gave you that idea?


24 posted on 01/07/2014 11:55:11 AM PST by DaveA37
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To: Last Dakotan

Although Americans think the next politician in their camp will save the day, the fact is America has problems only God can fix. In the past America had been miraculously saved from extinction by God. I think God is getting ready to do something like that again.


25 posted on 01/07/2014 11:59:15 AM PST by PapaNew
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To: Noumenon
Point taken. But the two are not mutually exclusive.

She is evil.

She is also as crazy as a rat in a tin outhouse during a hail storm.

26 posted on 01/07/2014 12:03:13 PM PST by WayneS (Respect the 2nd Amendment; Repeal the 16th (and 17th))
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To: PapaNew

That Maddow guy really creeps me out.


27 posted on 01/07/2014 12:07:08 PM PST by rickomatic
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To: rickomatic

I don’t know who the heck this Rachel Maddow is, but once again, when I find put who these media “celebrities” are, it confirms my almost utter disinterest in popular culture.


28 posted on 01/07/2014 12:13:17 PM PST by PapaNew
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To: 12th_Monkey

A responsible leftist is an oxymoron.


29 posted on 01/07/2014 12:17:37 PM PST by driftless2
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To: allendale

People should emphasize that the MS of MSNBC stands for Microsoft. Wonder how Bill Gates would feel after a while being closely identified with this clown parade. Rachel may find it a bit more difficult to promote her vile agenda.


I think he likes it.


30 posted on 01/07/2014 12:20:01 PM PST by Yaelle
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To: allendale

I read something awhile back where Microsoft was considering pulling back the MS in MSNBC. Considering the “clown parade” they should.


31 posted on 01/07/2014 12:31:39 PM PST by 12th_Monkey (In an alternate universe Obama still dips ice cream)
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To: Graybeard58

Not my headline, but my reply was “ya think??”


32 posted on 01/07/2014 12:32:15 PM PST by 12th_Monkey (In an alternate universe Obama still dips ice cream)
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To: sickoflibs

I watch neither, but I’m sure Kelly is spanking Mad Cow....and she’s loving it.


33 posted on 01/07/2014 12:33:15 PM PST by 12th_Monkey (In an alternate universe Obama still dips ice cream)
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To: Night Hides Not

I’m sure she’s “the man” in whatever relationship she’s in


34 posted on 01/07/2014 12:34:34 PM PST by 12th_Monkey (In an alternate universe Obama still dips ice cream)
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To: PapaNew

She looks like Andy Dick to me and maybe that other kid from the wonder years


35 posted on 01/07/2014 12:35:48 PM PST by 12th_Monkey (In an alternate universe Obama still dips ice cream)
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To: RitaOK

“(Prissy Marxists Sertainly Not Bashful Communists).”

haven’t heard that one beofre...


36 posted on 01/07/2014 12:37:07 PM PST by 12th_Monkey (In an alternate universe Obama still dips ice cream)
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To: chessplayer

What an ending to such a sordid tale...


37 posted on 01/07/2014 12:37:55 PM PST by 12th_Monkey (In an alternate universe Obama still dips ice cream)
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To: freedom462

just the hardcore deviates and Obama worshipers. Fox rules and there is nothing except “naked news” could top that.


38 posted on 01/07/2014 12:39:11 PM PST by 12th_Monkey (In an alternate universe Obama still dips ice cream)
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To: driftless2

Ha! Bingo!


39 posted on 01/07/2014 12:39:50 PM PST by 12th_Monkey (In an alternate universe Obama still dips ice cream)
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To: 12th_Monkey

I don’t understand why the Koch’s don’t just sue her and MSNBC.


40 posted on 01/07/2014 12:50:17 PM PST by chopperman
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To: 12th_Monkey

Drug testing for welfare recipients? I say yes, absolutely!

Drug testing for Rachel Maddow? Yes, it should be done daily.


41 posted on 01/07/2014 12:51:03 PM PST by Bullish (America should yank Obama like a rotten tooth before he poisons the entire body)
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To: TexasCajun

When I first saw that picture, I thought it was a photoshop, please tell me it was a photoshop.


42 posted on 01/07/2014 12:54:40 PM PST by dangerdoc (I don't think you should be forced to make the same decision I did even if I know I'm right.)
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Comcast and GE have really gone out of their way to class it up, haven’t they....


43 posted on 01/07/2014 12:55:41 PM PST by Gene Eric (Don't be a statist!)
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To: chopperman

my thoughts exactly


44 posted on 01/07/2014 12:55:55 PM PST by 12th_Monkey (In an alternate universe Obama still dips ice cream)
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To: Bullish

Yup, I agree.


45 posted on 01/07/2014 12:57:50 PM PST by 12th_Monkey (In an alternate universe Obama still dips ice cream)
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To: 12th_Monkey
RE :”I watch neither, but I’m sure Kelly is spanking Mad Cow....and she’s loving it.”

Kelly has talent. She is Way more fun to watch then Hannity was at that hour, or is now at 10pm.

She did a seg Friday on the Little Sisters of the Poor vs Obamacare and played that video made of them relative to it.

46 posted on 01/07/2014 1:00:51 PM PST by sickoflibs (Obama : 'If you like your Doctor you can keep him, PERIOD! Don't believe the GOPs warnings')
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To: 12th_Monkey

Hey, if they can pull rabbits out of hats, I can too. Besides, “lo fo’s” can’t spell any better than they can speak, anyway. :)

Remember those “Obama foams”? LOL!


47 posted on 01/07/2014 1:19:56 PM PST by RitaOK ( VIVA CHRISTO REY / Public education is the farm team for more Marxists coming.)
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To: WayneS

LOL!


48 posted on 01/07/2014 1:21:32 PM PST by RitaOK ( VIVA CHRISTO REY / Public education is the farm team for more Marxists coming.)
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To: F15Eagle
I didn’t know Ed Schultz was gone — he was quite the lunatic liberal.

He's devoting all his time to the teachers and teamsters unions. They pay waaay better.

49 posted on 01/07/2014 1:34:49 PM PST by showme_the_Glory (ILLEGAL: prohibited by law. ALIEN: Owing political allegiance to another country or government)
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To: 12th_Monkey
that other kid from the wonder years

Oh, you mean that girl that was a guy or that guy that was a girl?

If I were to raise children again, I would seriously consider moving to the South where generally boys are raised to be gentlemen and girls to be ladies.

50 posted on 01/07/2014 1:55:11 PM PST by PapaNew
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