Monday, November 26, 2012

LAST WORD: Lawrence O'Donnell Pits Evangelical Pat Robertson Against Atheist Ricky Gervais

Lawrence O'Donnell disproves Pat Robertson's theory that atheists are miserable by pointing to Ricky Gervais' 2010 Wall Street Journal op-ed on atheism.

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[MSNBC]

PIERS MORGAN: Grover Norquist Defiant on Anti-Tax Pledge

Grover Norquist has become more and more agitated as today has progressed, whining about Republicans' "impure thoughts" to Soledad O'Brien this morning and making veiled threats to them on Neil Cavuto's Fox News show.
Unless he's presenting the "Top Ten Reasons Why My Pledge is More Important Than America" on Letterman tonight, Norquist saved the best for last in this "below the belt" interview with Piers Morgan.
[Mediaite]

Wyatt Cenac Leaving 'The Daily Show'

When The Daily Show airs its final episode of 2012 on Thursday, December 13th it will be Wyatt Cenac's last as a correspondent. Presumably, Cenac will be moving on to pursue more acting and stand-up gigs. Here he is talking about what's wrong with democracy.

FOX AND FRIENDS: Arizona Gun Club Promotes Photos with Santa and AK-47's

Where else but Arizona would you find this many people who want to hold guns in their photos with Santa Claus?
[Mediaite]

FOX NEWS: Tom Ricks Calls Fox a 'Wing of the Republican Party'

Author Tom Ricks' interview on Fox News was cut short when he accused the network of hyping the Benghazi story to help Republicans.
[POLITICO]

IMPROV EVERYWHERE: Black Friday Dollar Store

The media gave plenty of attention to the big retailers on Black Friday, but what about the little guys?
[Tastefully Offensive]

SOUL TRAIN AWARDS: Jamie Foxx Calls Obama 'Our Lord and Savior'

Jamie Foxx paid tribute to God and "our lord and savior Barack Obama" (in that order) at last night's Soul Train Awards.
[Mediaite]

Elmo Delivers Press Conference on Kevin Clash Scandal

Elmo announces his retirement from Sesame Street while avoiding the tough questions about Kevin Clash.
[Yahoo! Screen]