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  • Scarborough Mocks Chris Matthews' Shrinking Schedule

    12/04/2013 5:33:17 AM PST · by governsleastgovernsbest · 10 replies
    NewsBusters ^ | Mark Finkelstein
    Call it a case of interview envy--in the context of an ongoing feud between two MSNBC hosts. There has been bad blood between Joe Scarborough and Chris Matthews for years, as here, here and here. On today's Morning Joe, Scarborough took the occasion of Chris Matthews' impending interview of President Obama to mock the way Matthews' on-air schedule has shrunk. In a particularly low blow, Scarborough even compared the Hardball host to Regis Philbin. View the video here.
  • Deadly honor? Macho guys more likely to get killed

    08/15/2011 12:00:45 PM PDT · by Tolerance Sucks Rocks · 45 replies
    MSNBC ^ | August 15, 2011 | Brian Alexander
    People do stupid things all the time and they do them in all geographic regions, but as any regular viewer of Comedy Central’s "Tosh 2.0" can tell you, there does seem to be an uncanny correlation between certain regions of the country and the kind of risk-taking behavior that could get you seriously hurt or even killed. That’s the premise of a new study out today in the journal Social Psychological and Personality Science. The three authors, all from the University of Oklahoma, found that states with a “culture of honor” –- in the South, and the West, mainly --...
  • Al Franken feuds with GOP's No. 4

    12/14/2009 10:40:39 PM PST · by Nachum · 45 replies · 2,513+ views
    Politico ^ | 12/14/09 | MANU RAJU
    Sen. Al Franken (D-Minn.) and Sen. John Thune (R-S.D.) sparred sharply on the Senate floor Monday evening, a departure from the usually dormant speeches in the august chamber. Franken said he was struck by a speech in which he said Thune had refused to highlight when benefits to the health care bill would kick in and instead emphasized the negative parts of the bill. “You know, again, we are entitled to our own opinions, we’re not entitled to our own facts,” Franken said, his booming voice rising. And in a reference to a chart Thune held up, Franken said: “If...
  • Catholic Pro-Life Leader Feuds With Barack Obama's "Catholic" Backers

    05/09/2008 10:57:59 AM PDT · by julieee · 35 replies · 412+ views
    LifeNews.com ^ | May 9, 2008 | Steven Ertelt
    Washington, DC -- A leading pro-life Catholic is feuding with supporters of Barack Obama who claim to be Catholic but join the candidate in violating the Church's teachings by strongly supporting abortion and embryonic stem cell research. Catholic League President Bill Donahue says true Catholics would oppose Obama. Donahue began the exchange last week by issuing a press release calling on Obama to dissolve his National Advisory Council because the members of the panel and pro-abortion.
  • "Dixie Duo" Image Lands on VH1's 40 Greatest Celebrity Feuds

    03/27/2004 8:57:41 PM PST · by Registered · 18 replies · 780+ views
    Registered ^ | 3.27.04 | Registered
    <p>This is one of those "countdown" shows.  I believe the feud that is number 3 on their list, Toby Keith vs The Dixie Chicks is near the end of the show.  Toby Keith used the Dixie Duo image in his concerts while the "feud" was going on.</p>
  • KENNEDYS - CLINTONS IN CONVENTION FEUD

    08/04/2002 7:36:03 AM PDT · by Elkiejg · 35 replies · 284+ views
    BOSTON GLOBE ^ | 8/4/02 | GLEN JOHNSON
    <p>WASHINGTON - What was supposed to be a sporting, four-city competition for the 2004 Democratic National Convention has been transformed into a power struggle between two of the country's leading political families: the Kennedys and the Clintons.</p> <p>Senator Edward M. Kennedy of Massachusetts is spearheading Boston's drive to host the party gathering, telling each of the Democrats' potential presidential candidates that, as he passes age 70, he wants to finally bring the convention to his home state.</p>