Erik Wemple: Toure

Posted at 06:31 PM ET, 02/28/2014

Tour rips President Obama for stressing ‘personal responsibility’

Another ‘Cyclist’ hitting from the left

By Erik Wemple  |  06:31 PM ET, 02/28/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  MSNBC, My brother's keeper, President Obama, Race, Toure, youth

Posted at 05:45 PM ET, 03/05/2013

Touré, Republican strategist

Watch out, Republican presidential hopefuls--- Touré says to hew to the center.

By Erik Wemple  |  05:45 PM ET, 03/05/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Jeb Bush, Toure

Posted at 05:17 PM ET, 02/12/2013

State of the Union: Tour objects to Nugent invitation

What objection could the MSNBC host possibly have to the rocker's attendance at one of the most sacred events in American politics? That he said a few edgy things?

By Erik Wemple  |  05:17 PM ET, 02/12/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  MSNBC, State of the Union, Ted Nugent, Toure

Posted at 12:30 PM ET, 08/19/2012

Touré and MSNBC — cheating viewers

MSNBC starts a controversy, then backs out in 12 seconds.

By Erik Wemple  |  12:30 PM ET, 08/19/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  toure, mitt romney, president obama, niggerization, nbc, msnbc, the cycle

Posted at 03:28 PM ET, 08/17/2012

MSNBC’s Touré apologizes for ‘niggerization’ remark

MSNBC commentator says he’s sorry for calling Romney’s Obama references “niggerization”.

By Erik Wemple  |  03:28 PM ET, 08/17/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  toure, apolozizes, niggerization, mitt romney, barack obama

Posted at 02:56 PM ET, 08/17/2012

Romney, Touré and ‘niggerization’: What they could be saying

A guess at the Romney-MSNBC brawl

By Erik Wemple  |  02:56 PM ET, 08/17/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  MITT ROMNEY, toure, msnbc, niggerization

Posted at 02:41 PM ET, 06/22/2012

Politico’s Joe Williams questions Ann Romney retweet

Politico reporter questions tweet on Ann Romney

By Erik Wemple  |  02:41 PM ET, 06/22/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  msnbc, the cycle, toure krystal ball, steve kornacki, fox news, the five