Thomas Roberts

Joe Scarborough Blows Off NYT Reporter On Christie Bridgegate Scandal
The crew on Morning Joe continues carrying water for BFF Chris Christie. Read more...
Bernie Sanders: Most People Understand Minimum Wage Is A Starvation Wage
Bernie Sanders does his best to take apart the GOP and their arguments against raising the minimum wage. Read more...
Sanders: Freedom Not About Government Getting Into Everything You Do
Sen. Bernie Sanders on this Monday's ruling that the NSA spying is likely unconstitutional. Read more...
MSNBC's Thomas Roberts Grills Blackburn: 'Do You Hate Obamacare More Than You Love Your Country?'
Rep. Marsha Blackburn (R-TN) accused MSNBC host Thomas Roberts of making "inappropriate" comments on Tuesday after he asked if she hated President Barack Obama's health care reform law "more than you love your country." Read more...
Scarborough: 'I'm Not Ashamed To Say I Love Dick Cheney'
Conservative MSNBC host Joe Scarborough on Thursday suggested that President Barack Obama (D) was still not prepared to lead, and he was "not ashamed to say I love Dick Cheney." Read more...

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MSNBC host Thomas Roberts on Monday said his network was not doing enough to dispel myths that women who used birth control were "sluts," immigrants just came to the United States to have "anchor babies" and LGBT people were pedophiles and disease carriers. Read more...
From this Wednesday's Morning Joe, MSNBC's Thomas Roberts got one of their regulars, Nicole Wallace pretty flustered when he gave her some push back against the piling on we've seen against Texas state Sen. Wendy Davis and her recent filibuster and reminded her that Republican men have got some real issues when it comes to women's reproductive rights. Read more...
I don't know about anyone else, but I think one of the last people I want to hear from when it comes to Don Young's remark about his dad's "50-60 wetbacks" and how this is going to harm the Republicans and their joke of a "minority outreach program" is former Santorum communications director, Hogan Gidley. Read more...
Steve Schmidt: CPAC is the 'Star Wars Bar Scene of the Conservative Movement' Read more...
I guess no matter how badly these so-called "tea party" leaders behave, we're not going to be rid of them on the air any time soon. Case in point, wingnut Judson Phillips, CEO of Tea Party Nation, who as we've noted here is prone to misogynistic attacks on female Democrats, has had some trouble paying his group's hotel bills and who wants President Obama to prove that he doesn’t smoke crack and have gay sex. What a guy. But here he was on MSNBC this Thursday, being allowed to pretend he doesn't know Republicans won the House due to gerrymandering, while throwing both Boehner and Romney under the bus. Read more...