Daily Show Takes on Cuomo’s ‘No Place’ Scandal

The Daily Show taking on the Cuomo 'No Place' scandal.
The Daily Show taking on the Mr. Cuomo.

Gov. Andrew Cuomo was a punchline on The Daily Show last night.

The late-night faux-news show dedicated it opening segment to the controversy over Mr. Cuomo’s recent comments that “extreme conservatives, who are right-to-life, pro-assault weapon, anti-gay … have no place in the state of New York,” teasing both the way Mr. Cuomo talks and the substance of his remarks. Continue reading Daily Show Takes on Cuomo’s ‘No Place’ Scandal”

Conservative Pundits Weigh In on Cuomo ‘No Place in the State’ Controversy

Sean Hannity. (Photo: Brendan Hoffman/Getty)
Sean Hannity. (Photo: Brendan Hoffman/Getty)

Fox News host Sean Hannity is threatening to leave New York after controversial comments by Gov. Andrew Cuomo that have spread across the conservative media landscape. Continue reading “Conservative Pundits Weigh In on Cuomo ‘No Place in the State’ Controversy”

Post-Mayoral Anthony Weiner Has Another Epic TV Interview

Anthony Weiner on Hannity.
Anthony Weiner tonight.

His campaign may be dead, but Anthony Weiner is still chugging along.

Almost a month to the day since he faced off against MSNBC’s Lawrence O’Donnell and then finished a distant fifth in the mayor’s race, Mr. Weiner challenged conservative talk show host Sean Hannity to a health care debate on Fox News and quickly found the discussion veering into absurdity.

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Tweets From The Trail: Ron Paul Conspiracy Theories and Sean Hannity’s Puppy Love

Today, political types were focused on the demise of Ron Paul, obsessions and puppies! Here’s our roundup of the day’s best Tweets from the campaign trail. Continue reading “Tweets From The Trail: Ron Paul Conspiracy Theories and Sean Hannity’s Puppy Love”

Mitt Romney Says Obama Wants To ‘Make Friends With Some of the World’s Worst Actors’

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Mitt Romney

In an appearance on Sean Hannity’s Fox News show last night, Mitt Romney blasted President Barack Obama’s approach to the Middle East.

“I think the president’s foreign policy is generally characterized by an effort to try to make friends with some of the world’s worst actors,” Mr. Romney said. “In some cases, to show good faith by providing things forom the U.S. that hopefully will convince people that we’re good guys. I think that’s a mistake.” Continue reading “Mitt Romney Says Obama Wants To ‘Make Friends With Some of the World’s Worst Actors’”

Newt Gingrich Says Occupy Wall Street Infringes On His Right To Free Speech

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Newt Gingrich (Getty)

In an appearance on Sean Hannity’s show tonight, Newt Gingrich described Occupy Wall Street as a threat to free speech while discussing being interrupted by protesters on the campaign trail. Mr. Gingrich canceled a scheduled appearance in New Hampshire today due to concerns over the protesters.

“Some of the Occupy Wall Street people frankly have a touch of anarchism in them. I think, ultimately, the society’s going to have to say there are limits to those kind of folks blocking people from having their right to free speech,” Mr. Gingrich said. “We decided it wasn’t worth risking some kind of big confrontation, so we, frankly, decided to skip past that particular event.” Continue reading “Newt Gingrich Says Occupy Wall Street Infringes On His Right To Free Speech”

Herman Cain May Be Reincarnated As a Pundit

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Herman Cain (Getty)

Like a phoenix rising from the ashes, failed presidential candidate Herman Cain may be reborn as a member of the media. In his first interview since (permanently) suspending his candidacy, Mr. Cain hinted at his next move by telling Fox News host Sean Hannity, “obviously the doors to radio or TV, those doors are open.” Continue reading “Herman Cain May Be Reincarnated As a Pundit”