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Friday Talking Points -- End Of The Silly Season

Chris Weigant | Posted 08.26.2016 | Politics
Chris Weigant

It's still only August, but already the predictions that this would be an exceedingly banal presidential election campaign look like they've already come true. This week's campaign news might be summed up as an elementary school playground shouting match: "You're a bigot!" "No, you're a bigot!" Sigh.

Hillary Is The Most Qualified Candidate Since Washington, Says Bill's Ex-Adviser

The Huffington Post | Sam Levine | Posted 01.30.2016 | Politics

James Carville, the well-known political adviser to former President Bill Clinton, is a bit baffled that more donors have given to Sen. Bernie Sanders...

Live from Toronto Film Festival: Wrapping up

Marshall Fine | Posted 09.17.2016 | Entertainment
Marshall Fine

I counted no fewer than a half-dozen films being touted by different bloggers as "the best film of the year" before I even arrived in Canada. A couple of those turned out to be far less impressive than the hype would have you believe.

'Morning Joe' Panel On Clinton Controversy Devolves Into Carville Shouting Match

The Huffington Post | Jackson Connor | Posted 04.01.2015 | Media

James Carville is not falling for the "scandal mongering" on "Morning Joe." During a combative discussion on the MSNBC program Wednesday morning, t...

Meet Your New Media Matters Columnist: James Carville

The Huffington Post | Catherine Taibi | Posted 03.13.2015 | Media

Media Matters has a new guest columnist. Liberal political commentator and Democratic strategist James Carville will now serve as a recurring guest...

James Carville: Bobby Jindal And Louisiana Legislators Are Like 'Dry Humping' Teenagers

The Huffington Post | Sam Levine | Posted 03.11.2015 | Politics

In a letter published in the LSU student newspaper on Tuesday, political strategist James Carville said that refusals by Louisiana Gov. Bobby Jindal (...

How to Get Away with Murder, Where Race Doesn't Matter

Lonna Saunders | Posted 11.29.2014 | Chicago
Lonna Saunders

For in creator Shonda Rhimes' ABC Network Thursday night three-show slate of Grey's Anatomy, Scandal, and How to Get Away with Murder, race doesn't matter.

GOP Strategist Accuses Democrats Of War On Women Over Debbie Wasserman Schultz Attacks

The Huffington Post | Sam Levine | Posted 09.22.2014 | Politics

GOP strategist Ana Navarro elicited groans from fellow panelists on ABC's "This Week" on Sunday when she linked two recent negative stories about Demo...

Sam Stein

Chuck Schumer's 2014 Strategy For Democrats: 'I Don't Think You Run On The Past' | Sam Stein | Posted 04.01.2014 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Sen. Chuck Schumer (D-N.Y.) has a vision for this year's congressional midterm elections. Instead of the apocalyptic scenario of Democra...

Shrinking Coast, Sinking Land Discussed at Louisiana Forum

Susan Buchanan | Posted 05.25.2014 | Green
Susan Buchanan

Speakers at last week's State of the Coast or SOC 2014 conference at the Ernest Morial Convention Center in New Orleans balanced grim projections for Louisiana's low-lying areas with possible solutions.

Jason Linkins

James Carville's Midterm Advice To Dems: Basically, Hope For The Best | Jason Linkins | Posted 03.19.2014 | Politics

The last time I recall famed Democratic strategist James Carville reacting to some special elections and responding with advice, it was September 2011...

Arizona, Put on Your Rainbow Shades

Dana Beyer | Posted 02.02.2016 | Queer Voices
Dana Beyer

Why, if most Americans reject discrimination, do their elected legislatures support it? And, in particular, that means the Republican-controlled House of Representatives.

Fox News' Newest Addition

The Huffington Post | Catherine Taibi | Posted 02.06.2014 | Media

Liberal pundit James Carville is headed to Fox News, the network announced in a press release Thursday. The Democratic strategist made the jump alm...

Mitch McConnell Is Washington's 'Guardian of Gridlock,' James Carville Says

The Huffington Post | Samantha Lachman | Posted 01.23.2014 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-Ky.) is a "guardian of gridlock" and "the main cause of dysfunction in Washington," Democratic...

Carville And Matalin Open Up To Vogue About New Memoir

The Huffington Post | Paige Lavender | Posted 12.19.2013 | Politics

James Carville and Mary Matalin are providing an inside look at a marriage with dueling political views in their new memoir Love and War: Twenty Years...

Measuring GOP Extremism: What Carville and Greenberg's Latest Polling Reveals

Joe Conason | Posted 09.28.2013 | Politics
Joe Conason

It is becoming increasingly plain that the most formidable obstacle to national progress and global security is the Republican Party -- and specifically the extremist factions that currently dominate the GOP.

The Supreme Court Has Just Stolen Our Golden Anniversary

James Heffernan | Posted 08.28.2013 | Comedy
James Heffernan

Now all our plans have been wrecked. How can we celebrate our Golden Anniversary when the Supreme Court of these United States has just made a grotesque mockery of marriage itself?


Reese Schonfeld | Posted 08.27.2013 | Media
Reese Schonfeld

I wish them all the best. God knows CNN needs a winner, and all of us need a newsier, better CNN. After all, I got fired for creating the show.

Democratic Strategist Praises Ted Cruz As 'Fearless'

The Huffington Post | Chris Gentilviso | Posted 05.05.2013 | Politics

Freshman Sen. Ted Cruz (R-Texas) received praise from an unlikely source on Sunday. In an interview with ABC's "This Week," longitme Democratic str...

WATCH: Carville: 'I'm Not A Member' Of The Hillary Super PAC

Posted 04.15.2013 | Politics

Democratic strategist and political pundit James Carville joined HuffPost Live Monday to discuss his role in Hillary Clinton's potential 2016 presiden...

Michael Calderone

Former 'Crossfire' Stars Hope CNN Brings Show Back | Michael Calderone | Posted 04.09.2013 | Media

NEW YORK -– As news broke Friday afternoon that CNN executives were considering bringing back "Crossfire", the conversation on Twitter quickly turne...

Can We Get Hillary Without The Foolery?

New York Times | Posted 04.07.2013 | Politics

PLEASE don’t ask me this anymore. It’s such a silly question. Of course Hillary is running. I’ve never met a man who was told he could be pre...

Carville Joins Up With Hillary Clinton Group

The Huffington Post | Luke Johnson | Posted 04.05.2013 | Politics

James Carville, a longtime adviser to Bill and Hillary Clinton and a media commentator, has joined the Ready For Hillary PAC. The Washington Post f...

WATCH: CNN Contributors Speak Out About Leaving Network

Posted 01.31.2013 | Media

James Carville and Mary Matalin spoke out about their split with CNN on Thursday's "CBS This Morning." They are two of the network's most prominen...

James Carville, Mary Matalin Leaving CNN | Posted 03.31.2013 | Media

Pundit power couple James Carville and Mary Matalin will not be continuing their contracts with CNN, according to FishbowlDC sources....