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It was very long.
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With a dig at Politico and praise for his replacement.
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He woke up, looked at himself in the mirror and called himself a coward before deciding to post the now infamous video of Mitt Romney saying 47 per...
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The new Pope makes his first blessing.
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After a two-day Conclave.
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During a press conference in March.
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In honor of the soda ban ban.
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And it's not getting resolved because both parties boast corporate interests.
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"I'm suddenly impressed, and, I'm not going to lie to you, a little turned on."
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It returned inedible.
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"What if Mars sucks?"
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Featuring a crying John Boehner and shout-out to Dan Marino's baby mama.
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As the former mayor's casket exits Temple Emanu-El, the crowd giggles as Frank Sinatra's 'New York, New York' plays over the speakers.
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The Superdome suffered a power outage during the Ravens-49ers Superbowl game.
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During the confirmation hearings of Sen. Chuck Hagel for defense secretary, Sen. John McCain pushes Hagel for an answer on the Iraq War Surge.
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"Ohhhh, yeahhhh, when it comes to raising the debt ceiling, the President's having a hard time getting it up."
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Katie Couric asks Notre Dame football player Manti Te'o if he used the story of a fictitious girlfriend to cover up his sexuality.
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Leaving his Inauguration ceremony, President Obama paused and turned to the crowds on the National Mall and said to those next to him, "I want to t...
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"We, the people, declare today that the most evident of truths ... that our individual freedom is inextricably bound to the freedom of every soul o...
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After the swearing-in of President Obama's second term.
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After swearing in Vice President Joe Biden for his second term.
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A bit of a stutter on "United States."
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The Supreme Court Justice rarely talks. On Jan. 14, he not only spoke up but made a joke - sort of.
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And how he got away with it for so long.
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President Obama urged Congress to act on stricter gun regulations, specifically background checks.
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At President Obama's final press conference of his first term, he gets tough with Congress about the budget.
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Rotana. In which American soldiers sell Arabs' organs to Jews.
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A commuter boat, the Seastreak Wall Streak full of more than 300 passengers slammed into a dock at Pier 11.
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A few years ago, Cheney considered him for George W. Bush's Vice President.
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What more does he need?
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Our own John Heilemann weighs in on the much-debated nomination of Senator Chuck Hagel for the Secretary of Defense seat.
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In which the Vice President makes a few off-the-cuff remarks to the friends and families of U.S. Senators.
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Just because Congress reached a fiscal cliff deal, does not mean the long talks about the debt are over.
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"Heh, heh, heh, yeah, y-y-y-you know, we've been married now 20 years."
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Despite being the core of the Ryan budget plan.
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As well as gun-free schools, foreign aide and the media.
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Code Pink supporters held up signs in front of Wayne Lapierre's face during his speech, which marked the first public address by the National Rifle...
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John Heilemann weighs in on the Newtown, CT, school shooting and discusses why gun control won't be successful without federal laws.
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Is there anything this mayor can't do?
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"Let's talk about the elephant in the room," Walters said, promoting her annual Most Fascinating People special/
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Dick Morris is "small potatoes" compared to Karl Rove and Rupert Murdoch.
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But it was a lot more interesting that the "sunburned eye" bit.
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But Christmas even ate up Thanksgiving this year.
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It's the difference between five white guys having a meeting and calling you and you being in the meeting.
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Sen. John McCain is backing down on his plan to filibuster the nomination of Susan Rice for Secretary of State.
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"Bomb, bomb, bomb, fill in the blank."
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At his first post-reelection press conference.
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Plus: Bourdain's perfect last meal.
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The "billionaire fight" reality show already happened. "It was the election."
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Even if you package it as a ‘Housewives of Tampa’ tale.
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Heilemann describes the Obama campaign as chess computer Deep Blue, while the Romney campaign is just a few guys hunched over an abacus.
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Our own John Heilemann explains why Mitt Romney could not motivate the Republican base - because he didn't have much in common with the individuals...
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His victory speech in Chicago.
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The right-wing network was finding the news difficult to swallow.
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Just a week after the Rockaway beach communities of Queens were decimated by Hurricane Sandy, voters made their way to the polls on foot and by bus...
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Power has just returned to most of Hoboken, a week after Hurricane Sandy flooded the city's streets, and voters attempt to regroup and focus on vot...
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America's “elite comedy media” had their work cut out for them, and they delivered.
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Mitt Romney said he likes to fire people, President Obama sang (and Romney did, too), Newt Gingrich napped, and Rick Perry "Oops"-ed. See it all in...
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Facilitated by family members trucking in 70 gallons from Philadelphia, and a Zen spirit.
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He hates debate moderators, those puppets of the airheaded media elite.
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In the days after Hurricane Sandy devastated parts of the East Coast and shuttered the New York City Subway system remains closed, but buses have r...
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A video roundup of the worst moments of GOP debate onlookers during the 2012 Presidential Election cycle.
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Shop for toiletries, pay with cash, and people-watch.
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To compensate for his new moderate stance and win over "the craziest part of the base."
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The grudge with Donald Trump dates back to when they were growing up together in Kenya.
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In response to a question about Senate candidate Richard Mourdock.
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Our own John Heilemann sounds off on Obama and Romney's debate performances, and why Obama's controversial zinger was well-founded.
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President Obama and Mitt Romney face off for the final time before the election, and the actually sound like they agree on a few things. Just a few!
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Getting across the message that he is not a warmonger.
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During the final debate, Romney criticizes Obama's management of the military and Obama strikes back.
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A look back at Romney's many debate interruptions.
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As the third and final presidential debate approaches, John Heilemann breaks down a 'Wall Street Journal' poll putting President Obama and Mitt Rom...
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Is she joking, or did she just overshare? The first lady answers lighting round questions on 'Live!'
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Nope, it won't be coming to any theater near you.
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Michelle's debate reaction shots, Joe Biden in a bathing suit, and what turns on Jon Stewart.
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And explains why husband Mitt Romney is the best candidate for women voters.
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The candidates discuss equal pay, contraceptive care, and why gun violence can be prevented by women getting married.
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During the second presidential debate.
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In last night's second Presidential debate, Obama and Romney traded barbs, almost blows.
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Mitt Romney and President Obama's second of three match-ups gave us a reinvigorated Obama and a Romney ready to spar. Check out our highlights here.
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But that won't stop him from giving Mitt Romney a run for his money.
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Romney says Obama did not properly distinguish the attack on the Libyan embassy as a terrorist attack.
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They seem to have different information. From the second presidential debate.
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During the second presidential debate, Mitt Romney points out that both he and President Obama have personal investments in China.
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Our own John Heilemann cautions jumping to conclusions about Romney's lead ahead of the second Presidential debate, noting past gaffes and tight po...
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"Many Democrats believe it's time for a woman."
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Barbara Walters sounds disappointed. But Ann Romney will still appear on the show.
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Our own John Heilemann breaks down the status of the Obama and Romney camps in anticipation of the second presidential debate at Hofstra College in...
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At the 2012 vice presidential debate, Joe Biden promised President Obama would appoint "open-minded" judges. Ryan hinted the administration had use...
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Joe Biden laughs, Paul Ryan looks annoyed, both can't stop interrupting each other, plus...zingers!
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Biden was hearing punchlines left and right.
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"They are elderly people who in fact are living off of Social Security. They are veterans and people fighting in Afghanistan right now who are, quo...