This Broad's Life: Janet Mock 

Welcome to This Broad's Life, a new Jezebel video series in which Hillary Crosley Coker trails interesting and kick-ass women as they navigate this thing called life. » 3/04/15 11:30am 3/04/15 11:30am

Justice Ginsburg Talks Abortion Access and Your 'Notorious RBG' Tattoo

Ruth Bader Ginsburg—Supreme Court justice, foremost champion for women's rights and the only picture on Jezebel's vision board—sat down last night for an interview with MSNBC correspondent and former Jez staffer Irin Carmon. In short: RBG thinks your Notorious RBG tattoos are a little weird, but a "nice sentiment,"… » 2/17/15 10:50am 2/17/15 10:50am

Janet Mock Has a New MSNBC Show

Janet Mock, author of Redefining Realness, has a new pop culture show called So Popular! on MSNBC's Shift, a streaming platform aimed at "young people." According to Variety, there are also shows about women, LGBT and immigration issues available. » 12/15/14 4:00pm 12/15/14 4:00pm

Media Critic Calls Chris Hayes Sexist for "Girl Talk" Reference

Mark Finkelstein, a NewsBusters editor dedicated to "COMBATING LIBERAL MEDIA BIAS" who "spent ten days in Iraq" once, has a scoop: MSNBC host Chris Hayes was really sexist on the air last night. Which is true, if you don't know who Girl Talk is. Mark Finkelstein does not know who Girl Talk is. » 9/17/14 12:11pm 9/17/14 12:11pm

Hey Sen. Gillibrand, Andrea Mitchell, Who Are the Sketchy Congressmen?

Along with Senator Kirsten Gillibrand’s “porky” abuse from sketchy Congressmen, MSNBC host Andrea Mitchell added that there are just some “you’d not get in an elevator with.” Dude, who are these old men with a propensity for antiquated workplace sexual harassment? We don’t want to be in an elevator with them either!… » 8/28/14 3:40pm 8/28/14 3:40pm

Melissa Harris-Perry Answers Your Questions

We asked you for Melissa Harris-Perry questions, the Jezebel readers responded and so did the host of MSNBC's Melissa Harris-Perry show. And the Tulane Professor gave us a bunch of goodies so, without further ado, here are Dr. Harris-Perry's answers! » 4/06/14 5:00pm 4/06/14 5:00pm

Watch Mika Brzezinski 'Schoolmarm' Joe Scarborough About Flight 370

As part of the battle for ratings dominance via coverage of the missing Malaysian Airlines Flight 370, the hosts of MSNBC's Morning Joe spoke with some experts about the plane Monday morning. (Here "spoke with some experts" = postulated wildly about nothing at all and then yelled at each other. It was a normal day.) » 3/24/14 5:00pm 3/24/14 5:00pm

Congrats to NBC's Tamron Hall! After filling in now and then, she's officially been hired to co-host the third hour of Today. Hall, who listens to Bun B to get hyped up for work and names Lena Horne as her inspiration, is the first black woman to have one of the anchor seats on the Today show; she will continue to… » 2/24/14 4:45pm 2/24/14 4:45pm

MSNBC Adds Another Woman of Color to Their Lineup

The cable news network announced on Monday that it was adding Joy-Ann Reid permanently to its programming schedule. Reid joins Melissa Harris-Perry, Al Sharpton, Karen Finney, Tamron Hall, Touré, and Craig Melvin as the network's seventh African American host. She's also MSNBC's 12th female anchor. » 1/29/14 4:10pm 1/29/14 4:10pm

MSNBC Cuts Off Congresswoman Mid-Sentence for Breaking Bieber News

America's longtime battle with Bieber fever has escalated to critical with yesterday's news of the pop star's arrest in Miami. Hence this video from Uproxx, in which MSNBC host Andrea Mitchell interrupts Congresswoman Jane Harman of California and her talk of the NSA's data collection practices with BREAKING NEWS from… » 1/24/14 11:30am 1/24/14 11:30am

Mika Brzezinski Awesomely Gives Random Woman a Major Career Boost

When she's not being steamrolled on a daily basis by Joe Scarborough, Mika Brzezinski takes time to help young women. On Tuesday evening, after a panel discussion at Columbia University Journalism School, Brzezinski took out her phone and called up a friend to see if she could get a young woman who had asked her for… » 10/09/13 12:50pm 10/09/13 12:50pm

Russell Brand Destroys MSNBC Talk Show Host for Treating Him Like Shit

Comedian Russell Brand was invited to appear on MSNBC's Morning Joe yesterday, ostensibly to talk about his controversial world comedy tour Messiah Complex. » 6/18/13 10:11am 6/18/13 10:11am

Chris Hayes Awesomely Gives a Shit About Diversity

The guest lists of TV news shows have long been dominated by white men. From ABC's This Week to CBS' Face the Nation, opinions on the day's events are largely created, dictated, and debated by white dudes. It's so much fun for everyone, but mainly (exclusively) for white guys. » 4/01/13 10:00am 4/01/13 10:00am

Vanity Fair Photoshoot Features Mika in Bizarre Tabletop Dancer Pose

Joe Scarborough and Mika Brzezinski are both pretty accomplished media powerhouses. So it makes sense that in a photo of the two of them featured in this month's Vanity Fair, they'd both be posed similarly. Ha! Just kidding. They put Mika on a tabletop kicking her leg in the air and gazing back inscrutably at Joe, who… » 9/12/12 1:00pm 9/12/12 1:00pm

Sandra Fluke Gives the Romney/Ryan Ticket a Stern Talking-To

Sandra Fluke spoke at the Democratic National Convention tonight, and pretty much called Mitt Romney out for being a coward. In front of eeeevvvveryone. If she'd made her speech in a lunchroom with middle school Democrats on one side and middle school Republicans on another, there would have been a low, rumbling… » 9/05/12 11:35pm 9/05/12 11:35pm

Woman Who's Been a Surrogate Mother 11 Times Officially Retires Her…

For most women, the idea of carrying four of their own children is more than enough. But one woman did that much and then kept right on going. Meredith Olafson, of Fargo, North Dakota, has delivered 15 babies. That is approaching Duggar levels of birthing. Unlike the Duggars, though, most of the babies didn't belong… » 4/10/12 11:55pm 4/10/12 11:55pm

Rick Santorum Goes Insane, Denies Ever Even Mentioning Contraception


Rick Santorum went on MSNBC's Morning Joe this morning where Joe Scarborough asked him if he regrets bringing the issue of contraception into his campaign. Rickles got flustered and turned pissy fast. He said, "I've never had any record or anything about talking about access to contraception." Umm. Not to cross you,… » 3/19/12 11:55pm 3/19/12 11:55pm

Oops! Santorum Spokeswoman 'Accidentally' Says Obama Has 'Radical…

Man alive. Just when you think Rick Santorum's campaign has done every dumb thing covered in How to Lose Everyone's Vote for Dummies, they manage to pull another trick out of their hat. This one comes courtesy not of Santo-Claus himself but from Alice Stewart, a spokeswoman for his campaign. She was on MSNBC today… » 2/20/12 10:30pm 2/20/12 10:30pm

We Don't Buy It, Meghan McCain

Political celebutante Meghan McCain is still around, serving as the Official Poster Child for Young Republicans and trying to paint herself as a cool conservative who isn't into all that icky hateful stuff young people find abhorrent. But as hard as she tries to sit at the cool kids' table, her act still comes across… » 1/20/12 3:20pm 1/20/12 3:20pm