Yank the Leash

When Keith Olbermann departed MSNBC most of the behind-the-scenes chatter concerned that fact that, with Keith out of the way,  the NBC News Division would assume greater control of the networks content, ratcheting back on aggressive tone of the remaining hosts, and restore a sense of “balance”. Apparently the first victim of this new,  prissy approach to programming will […]

Lean Forward?

OK, I’ve finally had it with MSNBC. It’s been my go-to source for political commentary for several years, but I now find it nearly unwatchable. I gave up on the hyper-caffeinated Chris Matthews years ago and have always thought that Rachel Maddow is just too friggin’ precocious to watch for more than 10 minutes, but it dawned on […]