Erik Wemple: Morning Joe


Posted at 10:04 AM ET, 03/27/2014

‘Daily Show’: MSNBC’s ‘Morning Joe’ protects the powerful

Samantha Bee, in a vicious takedown of a Washington insider’s institution.

By Erik Wemple  |  10:04 AM ET, 03/27/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Daily Show, Joe Scarborough, Mika Brzezinksi, Mike Allen, Morning Joe

Posted at 10:51 AM ET, 10/08/2013

MSNBC’s Joe Scarborough repeats Congress-Obamacare-exemption falsehood

The temptations of this proven falsehood prove too much for “Morning Joe” principal.

By Erik Wemple  |  10:51 AM ET, 10/08/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  huffington post, Joe Scarborough, Morning Joe, Obamacare, President Obama, Sen. Claire McCaskill

Posted at 11:16 AM ET, 06/19/2013

Don't blame media for Republicans' dumb comments

A gaffe is a newsworthy moment.

By Erik Wemple  |  11:16 AM ET, 06/19/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Jim VandeHei, Morning Joe, MSNBC, Politico

Posted at 10:38 AM ET, 04/11/2013

Biden credits Scarborough with changing gun-control debate

Joe Scarborough and Michael Bloomberg, says Vice President Joe Biden, have changed the debate.

By Erik Wemple  |  10:38 AM ET, 04/11/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  gun control, Joe Biden, Joe Scarborough, Morning Joe, MSNBC

Posted at 11:28 AM ET, 04/09/2013

Scarborough: NRA 'too busy' for 'Morning Joe'

MSNBC program gives NRA chance to chat with Joe Biden; NRA declines. "They don't want to debate," says host Joe Scarborough.

By Erik Wemple  |  11:28 AM ET, 04/09/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Joe Biden, Morning Joe, National Rifle Association, NRA

Posted at 11:33 AM ET, 02/13/2013

'Morning Joe' on Marco Rubio: Too many cooks

A bunch of people analyzing a speech: Can you get more idle?

By Erik Wemple  |  11:33 AM ET, 02/13/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Marco Rubio, Morning Joe, State of the Union

Posted at 12:41 PM ET, 09/14/2012

Scarborough: Romney didn’t ‘allow’ immediate accountability coverage

Romney apparently got in the way in the aftermath of embassy attacks.

By Erik Wemple  |  12:41 PM ET, 09/14/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  joe scarborough, morning joe, mitt romney, president obama, libya attacks, egypt

Posted at 03:02 PM ET, 06/25/2012

On cable, lobbyists emerge as bipartisan heroes

How to appeal to cable TV: Preach civility.

By Erik Wemple  |  03:02 PM ET, 06/25/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  lanny davis, michael steele, john heilemann, bush v. gore, uncivil, republican national committee, o'reily factor, morning joe, purple nation solutions