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Luke Russert Is Having A Bad Day

The Huffington Post | Jack Mirkinson | Posted 07.12.2014 | Media

Poor Luke Russert. While other cable news stars bask in the glory of their careers, he has to deal with headlines like "Luke Russert: Why Does Youn...

Mary McGrory: Of Cherry Blossoms and Pulitzers

Brian F. Keane | Posted 06.15.2014 | DC
Brian F. Keane

Which would she have loved more -- the recent Pulitzer Prize announcements or the cherry blossoms in springtime? There's no doubt that Mary McGrory...

Fox News Mistakenly Says Alive Congressman Is Dead

The Huffington Post | Jack Mirkinson | Posted 01.23.2014 | Media

Fox News solemnly announced the death of Bill Young, a longtime Republican congressman from Florida, on Thursday. One problem: he wasn't dead. A...

Luke Russert: Why Does Young Washington Dislike Him?

www.newrepublic.com | Posted 10.02.2013 | Media

s last winter's congressional budget talks collapsed with the debt limit on the horizon, 27-year-old Luke Russert put the situation in perspective ...

Bachmann Looks Just As Awkward In Google Glass As Everyone Else

The Huffington Post | Paige Lavender | Posted 05.15.2013 | Politics

Even though few Americans say they'd regularly wear Google Glass -- a mobile device worn on the head -- Rep. Michele Bachmann (R-Minn.) wasn't shy abo...

Dear Luke Russert, We Don't Turn Into Pumpkins At 70

Ann Brenoff | Posted 01.14.2013 | Fifty
Ann Brenoff

True patriots would presumably grab the nearest walker and head for the office exit door. Experience doesn't matter, wisdom matters even less and everybody who is anybody knows old people can't text anyway, right?

GOP Rep Defends Miniature Horse Opposition

The Huffington Post | Mollie Reilly | Posted 06.21.2012 | Politics

Rep. Jason Chaffetz (R-Utah), who has bucked the idea of dining with horses, took to MSNBC on Thursday to further defend his opposition to miniature h...

D.C. Snow Flurries Prompt Reactions On Twitter

The Huffington Post | Posted 01.09.2012 | DC

WASHINGTON -- In what could be described as normal weather conditions for the month of January, the nation's capital experienced its first snowfall of...

Luke Russert Talks Career, His Father

The Buffalo News |  Jerry Zremski | Posted 12.31.2011 | Media

WASHINGTON -- The young reporter with the familiar Irish eyes wouldn't let Rep. Anthony Weiner get away with it. "The picture that went over Twitter t...

WATCH: Bachmann Practices For 'Meet The Press'

Posted 10.08.2011 | Comedy

Everyone could use a little practice before going on "Meet The Press," if only to get the name of the host straight. Comedian Sara Benincasa, who y...

Luke Russert Talks About Nepotism Charges, MSNBC Career

The Daily Beast | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media

He is relaxed, earnest and witty during the rare interview, granted only after months of requests (the NBC publicity team is very protective of him an...

Rangel's Reckless Behavior Making Things Worse

Jamal Simmons | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York
Jamal Simmons

Gambling on vulnerable Democrats to acquit him after promising to "drain the swamp" on an unethical Congress during a treacherous electoral season does not seem like a good bet.

Questions I Would Have Liked Luke Russert to Ask Charlie Rangel

Stanton Peele | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Stanton Peele

In a viral news clip, Charlie Rangel is shown lecturing a "young" Luke Russert after NBC's Russert questioned Rangel about facing trial for a host of ethical violations. Here are the follow-up questions I would have rather heard.

RUSSERT VS RANGEL: Luke Russert Challenges Congressman Over Ethics Violations

Posted 05.25.2011 | Media

UPDATE: Charlie Rangel has apologized for his comments to Luke Russert. In a press conference on Friday, Rangel said that “I had a very good convers...

Luke Russert's Hair: How Do You Like It?

Posted 05.25.2011 | Media

Luke Russert's new hair cut (that's him Monday on MSNBC on the left) is a big change from the shaggy college hair of yore. ...

Jason Linkins

Luke Russert Presses Joe Wilson On College Football (VIDEO) [UPDATED]

HuffingtonPost.com | Jason Linkins | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media

On Thursday, congressional reporters confronted South Carolina Congressman Joe Wilson on his infamous "You lie!" interjection. Wilson launched into a...

Pelosi Will Keep "Villains" Campaign Contributions

Congressional Quarterly | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

House Speaker Nancy Pelosi, D-Calif., called health insurers "the villains" in the unfolding story of the health care overhaul on Thursday, ratcheting...

When We Grow Up, Can We Be Tim Russert?

Mike Ragogna | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media
Mike Ragogna

Tim Russert had virtually anything in the universe to write about for his book, but he chose the bond between fathers and sons and his love for his family as his template.

Whisk-y Business! Luke Russert Cooks With Martha Stewart (VIDEO)

Huffington Post | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media

Luke Russert appeared on "The Martha Stewart Show" Thursday morning, where he got a cooking lesson as he and Martha made spaghetti carbonara. Luke di...

Luke Russert Gets Into The Family Business

AP | DAVID BAUDER | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media

NEW YORK — The reporter who sat across from John McCain and Barack Obama for separate interviews that aired on NBC's "Today" show Friday was onl...

And The Talking Heads Run On, Gavel To Gavel

Beverly Davis | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home
Beverly Davis

Stay tuned! Rest assured there's more "election coverage" coming at you from one of the many "best political teams" on television. My advice: Switch to C-Span.

Brian Williams And Luke Russert Bromance: Pair Talks Tim, Sweat, And Kids On NBC Payroll

Huffington Post | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media

Monday afternoon on MSNBC, a jacket-less Brian Williams sat down with NBC correspondent at-large Luke Russert for a jovial segment touching on what Lu...

Luke Russert Joins NBC News As Correspondent At Large

Huffington Post | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media

NBC News announced Thursday that Luke Russert, son of late Washington Bureau Chief and moderator of "Meet the Press" Tim Russert, will be joining the ...

Tom Brokaw, You're No Tim Russert

Mark Joseph | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media
Mark Joseph

Please NBC, let Brokaw resume his status as elder statesmen and reminder to us all of a generation of newsmen who seemed to think that they were better and smarter than their viewers.

A Big Slip of Chris Matthews' Quick Tongue

Carol Felsenthal | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media
Carol Felsenthal

Matthews audibly groaned when he slipped, meaning to say that a tape came out of the Osama HQ just before the election in 2004 had hurt Kerry and helped Bush -- but saying, instead, "Obama."