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Rev. Jesse Jackson Insists ‘Apartheid Remains’ In US…

Rev. Jesse Jackson said Sunday apartheid still exists in the United States as he reflected on Nelson Mandela’s effect on American politics.

“Apartheid remains. Apartheid gaps in poverty, healthcare and education. We’re in the middle of the end of the apartheid struggle now, but it’s just changed phases,” he said on NBC News’s “Meet the Press.”...

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Bias Alert: NBC Neglects Reporting on ObamaCare for Days

NBC News has completely censored any mention of the unfolding ObamaCare disaster for the last 72 hours. Not one word about the millions of Americans losing their health insurance nor the severe political damage that has been done to President Obama and the Democratic Party.

In that same time period, both CBS and ABC reported on major developments regarding the new law, including revelations that much of ObamaCare's infrastructure was still unfinished and that the administration knew of serious problems with the HealthCare.gov website as early as March...

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Maria Bartiromo’s Fox Channel Flip May Lift Sundays, Compete With NBC’s David Gregory

Star business journalist Maria Bartiromo, jumping to Fox Business Network from CNBC, may also help energize the Sunday morning talk show sector at Fox News Channel, The Post has learned.

It’s unclear what time slot a Bartiromo-helmed show might occupy but sources said Tuesday the aim is to put its new star on Sunday mornings to weaken NBC’s “Meet the Press,” hosted by David Gregory...

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Palin Cancels Matt Lauer Interview Over In Protest Of NBC For Not Reprimanding Martin Bashir

It's no secret that Sarah Palin is mighty steamed at MSNBC and Martin Bashirover his despicable remarks about the abusive treatment he imagines for her. And now she's doing something about it. The former Alaska governor and Fox News contributor was scheduled to sit down with Matt Lauer for a Christmas season interview. That's now toast. Palin has now canceled Lauer's scheduled trip to Wasilla, a source close to her tells me. It's not because Palin is upset with Lauer or the "Today" show, but as a protest against NBC for not taking action against Bashir. In fact, Palin once sat in as a "Today"co-host...

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Bush Hits ‘The Tonight Show’

On NBC’s “The Tonight Show” on Tuesday night, former President George W. Bush made a rare media appearance to talk about his life after leaving office in 2009.

Bush has a kept a low profile and explained his reasoning for that to host Jay Leno.

“I don’t think it’s good for the country to have a former president criticize his successor,” the former president said...

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Rob Lowe on Meet The Press: People Should Be ‘More Responsible for Their Own Lives,’ Less Dependent on Government

Speaking to Meet the Press moderator David Gregory for NBC's web-based program Press Pass on Sunday, usually liberal actor Rob Lowe expressed a more conservative political perspective: "Just my own world view is that the individual needs to be more responsible for their own lives and that's not the conversation we're having right now, for whatever reason." [Listen to the audio or watch the video after the jump]

Lowe was discussing his role as President Kennedy in the new documentary Killing Kennedy and used JFK to make his point: "Kennedy's 'Ask not what your country can do for you, but what you can do for your country'...today I think that's – our discussion is the inverse. People are asking, 'What can our government do for us?'"...

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Mitt Romney Praises Chris Christie, Slams Ted Cruz for 2016

On NBC's "Meet the Press" Sunday, Romney also took a not-so-subtle jab at Texas Sen. Ted Cruz (R), a Tea Party favorite, by refusing to put him on a short-list of people he thinks are legitimate 2016 Republican contenders. 

"Chris, by the way, could easily become our nominee and save our party and help get this nation on the right track again," Romney told host David Gregory. "They don't come better than Chris Christie."...

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