That Joe and Mika New York Magazine Cover Is Why Everyone Hates the Media
Once upon a time, the greatest sin journalists could commit was to make themselves a part of the story. On Sunday, MSNBC’s Joe Scarborough and Mika Brzezinski did just that, soaking up the fluorescent spotlight on the cover of …
I’m Alarmed by Trump Support Because I’m Not a Cloistered Elitist
Jonah, I appreciated your response to Joe Scarborough’s Washington Post piece. Perhaps the element that was most problematic about it was his reliance on the notion that Trump critics — and critics of his supporters — are walled off in …
Scarborough’s Shots at Rubio Raise Eyebrows
Editor’s Note: This piece has been updated since its original posting.
Marco Rubio has gotten some glowing notices in the press lately. But if the last few years are any indication, he won’t be receiving any from one of …
Scarborough: ‘Hillary Clinton is the biggest neo-con that there is out there.’
The third and final part of my recent chat with Joe Scarborough, host of Morning Joe, about his new book, The Right Path: From Ike to Reagan, How Republicans Once Mastered Politics — And Can Again.
Geraghty: For a while, …
Scarborough: ‘I’m somehow a RINO because I’m being the Cassandra here!’
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Morning Joe Speaks to the Morning Jolt!
I had a chance to speak with Joe Scarborough, host of MSNBC’s Morning Joe, recently, about his new book, The Right Path: From Ike to Reagan, How …
Which Entertainment Moguls ‘Glorify Murder’?
Joe Scarborough: “Entertainment moguls do not have an absolute right to glorify murder while spreading mayhem in young minds across America.”
So can anyone point to movies, television shows, video games, etc., that explicitly glorify and/or endorse murder, as …
Scarborough: Palin Made Up Death Panels, Obsessed Over Birth Certificate
I suppose it could be just sloppy wording, but Joe Scarborough — the MSNBC morning host who is making noises about running for office again — appears to suggest that Sarah Palin is a Birther in an interview with Howard …
Suspicions That Joe Is Yearning for Sarah to Punch Back
In today’s Morning Jolt, a question or two about what really is at stake when yet another high-profile figure denounces Sarah Palin as loudly as possible . . .
I’m Not Going for Scarborough’s Fare
Can you stand a bit …
Joe Scarborough, Anti-Trumper?
This month, MSNBC host Joe Scarborough escalated his attempt to portray himself as a committed leader of the Trump opposition: He announced that he was leaving the Republican party and wrote that “Trump’s Republicans have devolved into a party …
Scarborough v. ‘The Elites’
Before I get started, I should say that Joe Scarborough has revealed himself to be a pretty darn good columnist since he started his stint at the Washington Post, something I would not necessarily have expected.
Today’s column is no …
Joe Scarborough’s Anti-Tax Crusade
Connecticut may be one of America’s wealthiest states, but its economy is actually limping along, with weak growth on the horizon. The state ranks near the bottom by many economic-outlook and business-climate metrics. Governor Dannel Malloy and the Democratic-controlled …
Scarborough: ‘Obamacare is going to die a death of a thousand cuts.’
More from my recent chat with Joe Scarborough, host of Morning Joe, about his new book, The Right Path: From Ike to Reagan, How Republicans Once Mastered Politics — And Can Again.
Geraghty: One of the arguments that came out …
How the Media Makes Cruz the Issue Instead of Obamacare’s Implementation
On Morning Joe this morning, the opinion of Joe Scarborough, Mika Brzezinski, the Huffingon Post’s Sam Stein, the New York Times’ Jeremy Peters, Bloomberg columnist Al Hunt and Cokie Roberts is uniform and vehement: everything about Ted Cruz’s semi-filibuster on …
From MSNBC to SEN, R-FL.?
The last Morning Jolt of the week includes the headline, “What Is Scott Walker Doing Right Now? Duh, Winning!” but today’s excerpt deals with another figure on our television screens, who also can sometimes spur people to shake their …
Joe Scarborough: ‘At some point, I may feel the need to run for office again.’
For all of you who have been yearning for the chance to vote for Joe Scarborough, look at these comments in Parade…
Have there been moments—say, during the tax debate in December—when you wished you were back in …
Can You Believe I’m Being Harshly Criticized by Both Sides? Unthinkable!
Twice in recent days, I’ve gotten into little back-and-forths with Joe Scarborough on Twitter, and my current argument probably needs more than 140 characters.
First, a couple of nice things about Scarborough: He’s a nice guy. His show is …