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Robert Gibbs Blew it With the Shirley Sherrod Saga

Joseph A. Palermo | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Joseph A. Palermo

Robert Gibbs failed when he allowed the media frame to shift quickly to the missteps of the administration rather than emphasizing the underhanded, contrived, and racist actions of Andrew Breitbart and his fellow travelers at Fox News.

Fox News "Can't Get a Straight Answer" from White House

Andy Ostroy | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Andy Ostroy

The hypocritical Republican crybabies at Fox are outraged over a heated exchange last Thursday between Obama's press secretary Robert Gibbs and their White House correspondent, Major Garrett.

Media Vultures, Waiting On Death

Lea Lane | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Lea Lane

The ghoulish, hasty public deathwatch by the media exploits and reflects our dark side, our urge to rubberneck at an accident site, to scan the tabloid headlines and talk about the terminally ill.

Listen to We, the People, Not They, the Obstructionists

Charles Karel Bouley | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Charles Karel Bouley

Republicans and their war bankrupted us and put us in harm's way. Now those same Republicans are helping Rush Limbaugh get his wish by making Obama and America fail.

My Ode to 2008

Eric Kuhn | Posted 05.25.2011 | Style
Eric Kuhn

2008 offered quite the election, with both parties fighting to set our nation's direction. It took forever for Hillary Clinton's concession, and Reverend Wright was not a good connection.

My 2008 "McLaughlin Awards" [Part 2]

Chris Weigant | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
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Chris Weigant

Love her or hate her, you have to admit that John McCain's selection of Sarah Palin for the Republican ticket this year was without any doubt the boldest political tactic of the year.

Watch Tony Snow Funeral Live

Huffington Post | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Watch the funeral for former White House Press Secretary and CNN/Fox News veteran Tony Snow, who died over the weekend after battling colon cancer, be...

Let's Enact "Tony's Law" -- a Federally-Backed, Full-Court Press Againt Disease Through Embryonic Stem Cell Research

Lionel | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Lionel

Now's the time to focus on a bigger issue and message that affects all citizens of Mother Earth, not conservatives and/or progressives: A full-fledged, honest-to-goodness, we're-serious-this-time battle against preventable deaths.

Tribute To Tony Snow: Fox News Says Goodbye

Huffington Post | Rachel Sklar | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media

The news on Saturday morning was very sad: Tony Snow — former White House Press Secretary and "Fox News Sunday" host, radio personality, speechw...

Random Thoughts

Andy Ostroy | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Andy Ostroy

To the Stock Market: enough already.

Tony, Tim and Tradition

Bob Franken | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Bob Franken

Both Snow and Russert were champions of the honorable disagreement, where skeptical reporters and passionate advocates could hash out the best solutions to society's problems through intense debate.

Tony Snow Dies: Friends, Colleagues Pay Tribute (VIDEO)

Huffington Post | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Tony Snow, President Bush's former press secretary, died Saturday at age 53. The cause of death was colon cancer. President Bush's statement: Laura ...

Tony Snow, Former Bush Press Secretary, Dies

AP | DOUGLASS K. DANIEL | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media

***UPDATE*** Watch friends and colleagues pay tribute to Tony Snow. WASHINGTON — Tony Snow, a conservative writer and commentator who cheerfu...

Tony Snow Cancels Speech For Unspecified Illness

AP | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media

ASHLAND, Ohio — Former White House press secretary Tony Snow, diagnosed with cancer three years ago, canceled a speaking appearance at Ohio's As...

Will Thomas

Frances Townsend Joins CNN: Latest White House Official To Spin With The Media

HuffingtonPost.com | Will Thomas | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media

Seeking to round out its collection of White House obfuscaters, CNN has announced that it will add Frances Townsend to its roster of contributers. Un...

The Self-Loathing Liberal Media

Arianna Huffington | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media
Arianna Huffington

Coming in the wake of Newsweek's hiring of Karl Rove, and the Times' hiring of Bill Kristol, the mainstream media's embrace of these unabashed propagandists has revealed a self-loathing streak a mile wide.

Jason Linkins

Tony Snow, CNN Commentator: A (Long) Litany Of Past Sins

HuffingtonPost.com | Jason Linkins | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Tony Snow has begun his new gig at CNN, and ancient declaimer of non-sequitirs Larry King's heart is so a-flutter that you'd think CNN had just hired a lissome blond, 50 years his junior.

Tony Snow Joins CNN As Political Contributor

Huffington Post | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media

Tony Snow is joining CNN as a conservative commentator, the network announced today. Snow, who spent 10 years at Fox News, left his job as White Hous...

Tony Snow Takes Job With Bill O'Reilly

ThinkProgress | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media

Bill O'Reilly's blog reports that former White House Press Secretary Tony Snow will join Bill O'Reilly's radio show as his "permanent fill-in host": ...

Snow: Bush Iraq Surge Opposed By 80% Of Advisers

Think Progress | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

When announcing the Iraq "surge" last January, President Bush emphasized that he and his advisers led a "comprehensive" review of past mistakes in Ira...

Tony Snow Shrugs Off Iraq Failures: "Everybody Gets It Wrong At The Beginning Of A War"

Think Progress | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Yesterday, former White House spokesperson Tony Snow was interviewed on HBO's Real Time with Bill Maher. Maher discussed how woefully unprepared the ...

He's Baaaack! Tony Snow To Guest Host On Fox Tonight

ThinkProgress | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media

ThinkProgress has learned Tony Snow will be guest hosting The O'Reilly Factor on Fox News tonight. Prior to serving as White House Press Secretary, S...

Chris Wallace: Dems Are "Damn Fools" To Boycott Fox

Politico | Michael Calderone | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

When Chris Wallace replaced Tony Snow as the host of "Fox News Sunday" in December 2003, the network appeared to take a more moderate approach to Sund...

Tony Snow: 'The Second War In This Country' Is 'The War On God'

Think Progress | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Former White House press secretary Tony Snow is apparently attempting to remake himself into the image of Bill O'Reilly. In a series of recent public ...

Live From The AMC! MagaBrands, Octopi and Eating Off Dan Rather's Plate

Huffingonton Post | Rachel Sklar | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media

So far we've had one exciting afternoon and evening, and it's been eventful, first with the kickoff keynote featuring Tony Snow, using the words "White House" and "intellectual vigor" in a sentence.