MSNBC: System 'Designed' to Put Minorities 'At High Risk to Be Killed'

September 24th, 2020 1:05 PM

There was a very surprising twist in the dicussion of the Breonna Taylor case on today's Morning Joe. It started in predictable fashion. "Civil rights lawyer" Maya Wiley said:  "The problem that we have here is that the system is working the way it’s designed to work. Which puts black people, which puts Latinos, which puts Native Americans at very high risk of being killed."…

Joe Scarborough MSNBC Morning Joe 9-23-20

Scarborough Mounts Hobby Horse Again with Word o' the Day: 'Fascist'

September 23rd, 2020 1:49 PM

Somebody call the SPCA: Joe Scarborough has yet again ridden a hobbyhorse into the ground! Regular readers of NewsBusters are only too familiar with Scarborough's tiresome habit of fixating on a word, and…

Joe and Willie joke about Trump's golden apartment

After Sappy CNN Town Hall, Scarborough Hails Biden as 'Political Gold'

September 21st, 2020 10:26 PM

Willie Geist and Joe Scarborough, co-anchors of MSNBC’s Morning Joe, were delighted Friday morning when they had the pleasure of covering Thursday night’s CNN presidential town hall drive-in event in Moosic, Pennsylvania, in which Democratic nominee Joe Biden was treated to one gushing softball after another. Scarborough and Geist made sure to fulfill their role as Biden 2020 cheerleaders.


Wrong Narrative: Media Ignore Autistic White Teen Shot by Utah Police

September 11th, 2020 10:54 PM

Over the past several days, the media have been displaying a classic example of their double standard in which police shooting stories receive attention. If it bolsters the liberal narrative that police violence is motivated by racism, it is much more likely to receive attention than if a questionable case of police violence involves a white victim.

Mika Brzezinski Joe Scarborough Morning Joe 9-11-20

'Conservative' Scarborough Says 'Working Class' Shouldn't Vote GOP

September 11th, 2020 1:57 PM

On Morning Joe, Mika Brzezinski quotes from her hubby's latest Washington Post column in which he wrote that "many working-class Americans have been voting against their own economic interests for so long," by which he meant, voting for Republicans. That is a notion popularized in the book What's the Matter with Kansas? by leftist author Thomas…

Joe Scarborough MSNBC Morning Joe 9-10-20

NASTY Joe Scarborough: Trump 'Wanted to Sit by and Watch People Die'

September 10th, 2020 11:18 AM

"Donald Trump says he didn't want Americans to panic. No, he just wanted to sit by and watch them die." 

Eddie Glaude Jr. MSNBC Morning Joe 9-9-20

Morning Joe Regular: Preferring Trump on Economy Equals 'Selfishness'

September 9th, 2020 12:35 PM

Morning Joe regular and Princeton professor Eddie Glaude Jr. says that people who prefer President Trump "because Joe Biden and the radical left will jeopardize their economic well-being, their 401(k)s and the like" are acting out of "selfishness and self-interest." 

Mika Brzezinski Joe Scarborough Al Sharpton Morning Joe 9-8-20

Al Sharpton: 'Defund the Police' Is Nonsense for 'Latte Liberals'

September 8th, 2020 8:58 AM

On Morning Joe, Al Sharpton expresses opposition to defunding the New York City police, saying it's something for "latte liberals" in the Hamptons. Joe Scarborough grudgingly admits things were safer in NYC under Mayor Rudy Giuliani. Willie Geist says he still feels safe in NYC, and that crime statistics are not up -- except for "shootings and murder."

VandeHei MSNBC Morning Joe 9-2-20

As Polls Tighten, MSNBC Talks Vast Right-Wing Media 'Infrastructure'

September 2nd, 2020 3:51 PM

On Morning Joe, Axios co-founder Jim VandeHei warns of a right-wing media "infrastructure" that is focused on violence in the streets.  He warns that its impact could eventually be reflected in the polls. 

Willie Geist Errin Haines MSNBC Morning Joe 8-28-20

MSNBC Contributor: No Need for Biden to Fret About Chaos in the Street

August 28th, 2020 4:25 PM

Willie Geist suggests to activist Errin Haines that images of violence in the streets is affecting voters, notably those in the suburbs, who don't want that coming to their neighborhoods.  He asks how the Biden campaign is doing in responding to the issue. Haines takes it in an entirely different direction, saying that "there is unchecked, rampant violence in the streets of…


Mika Erroneously 'Fact Checks' Mike Pence on Biden Condemning Violence

August 27th, 2020 8:30 PM

The very first two words in a video clip of Mike Pence on Wednesday noting that Demcrat presidential candidate Joe Biden did not say one word about the violent rioting were "last week." Got that, Mika? Yet those two words somehow did not register with her or, more likely, were inconvenient for Mika Brzezinki's Morning Joe  "fact check" on Thursday that Joe Biden did indeed…

Eddie Glaude Jr. MSNBC Morning Joe 8-27-20

Morning Joe Democrat: Riots Just an 'Excuse' to Vote for Trump

August 27th, 2020 1:18 PM

On Morning Joe, Princeton professor Eddie Glaude Jr. says that riots are just an "excuse" for people to vote for President Trump: "they already wanted to."

Joe Scarborough MSNBC Morning Joe 8-26-20

Scarborough Savages Melania as 'Shameless' Over Trump Tweets

August 26th, 2020 4:07 PM

On Morning Joe, a hate-fueled Joe Scarborough slams First Lady Melania Trump as "shameless, absolutely shameless" for having criticized, in her speech at the second night of the RNC convention, people who are mean on social media, while she did not criticize President Trump's past tweets about Mika and Joe.

Joe Scarborough MSNBC Morning Joe 8-25-20

MSM: RNC Speakers 'Cranks and Misfits,' Biden/Harris 'Super-Centrist'!

August 25th, 2020 10:30 AM

On Morning Joe, Joe Scarborough calls the speakers at the opening night of the RNC convention "cranks and misfits." On CNN's New Day, a Yahoo News "reporter" calls Joe Biden and Kamala Harris "super-centrist."