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The Michele Bachmann Reality Show

Eric Hananoki | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Eric Hananoki

You kids can have your Susan Boyle and Adam Lambert. For my money, this season's breakout reality star is Rep. Michele Bachmann. She has turned CSPAN into The Surreal Life.

On Health Care, the Church of the Savvy Now Rails on the Concepts of Transparency and Accountability

David Sirota | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
David Sirota

Those who are arguing that Obama's promise-breaking is acceptable and not newsworthy are deftly presenting their conservative, Establishment-coddling propaganda in the most effective way: As allegedly "progressive."

Grassley: 'I've Lived Off The Public Tit' As A Congressman (VIDEO)

Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Here's a new and weird mental image to add to the health care debate. On C-SPAN Tuesday morning, in a discussion over whether the Senate health care ...

Sam Stein

Gibbs: Obama Has 'No' Regrets About Promising Negotiations Live On C-SPAN | Sam Stein | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

White House Press Secretary Robert Gibbs raised eyebrows in the briefing room on Tuesday when he said that the president does not regret his campaign ...

Let the Sun Shine In on Final Health Care Debate

Julie Menin | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Julie Menin

So far neither President Obama nor the Democratic leadership have indicated if they would allow C-SPAN in and open up the hearings to the traditional conference committee process.

Just Say "No" to Adult Children Wanting Money

Don McNay | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business
Don McNay

You are not doing your children any favors by not allowing them to grow up. I'm OK with parents helping children through college (in four years, not forty), but after that they are on their own.

CSPAN Caller: I'm So Mad About Health Bill Passing, I Took My Christmas Tree Down! (AUDIO)

Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

On the day before Christmas, one C-SPAN viewer took their unhappiness with the Senate's newly passed health care legislation to a new, personal, level...

Media 100 Days: The Laughs Have Just Begun!

Bill Mann | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media
Read More: Cspan, Bush, Media News
Bill Mann

The GOP/Fox News clown show has been very funny indeed, and it shows no sign of winding down. Many laughs remain.

Huffington Post Hits TV Overload

Huffington Post | Danny Shea | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media

Everywhere you looked Thursday, HuffPost was being mentioned on the tube. From "Entertainment Tonight" to "Countdown," "Ugly Betty" to "30 Rock," Ja...