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The Real Politicians of America: A New Reality Show

Stephen Greenwald | Posted 04.09.2016 | Politics
Stephen Greenwald

Campaigning began in earnest this week for New York's primary, just as season eight of "The Real Housewives of New York" debuted as well. The episodes are sure to be full of brawling, fighting, back-stabbing, name calling, Twitter wars, gossip mongering, and "I'm better than the others." Do these plots sound familiar?

GOP DEBATE II: Why Didn't CNN Challenge Pandering to Basest of Base?

Mark Green | Posted 09.25.2015 | Politics
Mark Green

2014-02-03-BothSidesNowLogoPlaincolhirescopy1.jpg Debates are better than monologues to inform voters, but what happens when a major cable channel refuses to ask follow-up questions of 11 conservatives who agree on almost all issues? Lowry and LaMarche debate how Fiorina/Trump/Jeb did, and what it means when a majority of a party supports or admires a kook?

BOTH SIDES NOW: Will Tape-Gate be Romney's 'Lonesome Rhodes' Moment*?

HuffPost Radio | Posted 09.23.2012 | Politics
HuffPost Radio

2011-11-29-20111107bothsidesnow.jpg To Ron Reagan, the 47% tape reveals Romney's sneering elitism -- but Torie Clarke thinks it's a feeding frenzy over a stumble no worse than Obama's comments on "cling to guns/religion" and "redistribution." Then: Are riots in the Middle East the fault of a film or Obama?