Watch Gwen Ifill and Judy Woodruff Interview President Obama

New and historic tag team Gwen Ifill and Judy Woodruff interviewed President Barack Obama Wednesday night for Newshour and PBS has very kindly put the whole thing online. It was a big week to get a one-on-one with the President: Obama talked about the situation in Syria (he hasn't made a decision yet) and reflected on… » 8/29/13 10:00am 8/29/13 10:00am

For the First Time Ever, Two Ladies Will Host a Nightly News Show

Good news for people who like to watch people other than white men host their evening news programs: PBS has grabbed Gwen Ifill and Judy Woodruff to co-host NewsHour, the channel's long-running nightly news program. According to PBS, "This will mark the first time a network broadcast has had a female co-anchor team."… » 8/06/13 2:30pm 8/06/13 2:30pm

Tank Girl

As we rather facetiously predicted on Monday » 10/01/08 12:40pm 10/01/08 12:40pm, it's taken the right-wing press until today to come down hard on VP debate moderator Gwen Ifill. From over Ifill's book on racial politics and how it means she's "in the tank" for Obama (while ) to about the "look" on her face after Palin's convention speech as evidence of…

John McCain: Doing The Same Thing Over And Over And Expecting A…

  • McCain suggested he might suspend his campaign again so that he can really broker a bailout plan to save the country and be a hero... and we all know how well that worked out the last time. [The Nation]
  • An actuarial company has predicted that McCain has a 25 percent chance of dying in office his second term, which…
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Nancy Pfotenhauer Prefers The Soft Bigotry of Low Expectations To…

The McCain campaign, led by Nancy Pfotenhauer Pfuckingsucks » 9/29/08 1:40pm 9/29/08 1:40pm, started its war of expectation management today by . Pfuckingsucks told Steve Doocy that "normally, in Vice Presidential debates, you see a more even-handed approach" to picking questions about foreign and domestic policy. Oh really? Let's check that…