"One of the first rules of political competition is that when your opponent is setting themselves proverbially on fire, you should avoid providing them any proverbial water." -Rachel Maddow http://www.msnbc.msn.com/id/26315908/vp/48476359#48476359
"Anybody who is prejudiced against gay people is a fool. In business terms, in moral terms, whatever--you're a fool." -Chris Matthews, speaking about the Chick-fil-A controversy http://www.msnbc.msn.com/id/3036697/vp/48453488#48453488
Rachel Maddow hosts MSNBC’s primetime hit, the critically acclaimed The Rachel Maddow Show. It debuted in September 2008 and was the most successful show launch in MSNBC history, immediately boosting ratings in its time period. The Rachel Maddow Show was named one of the top shows of the decade by the Washington Post in 2009. Maddow was also named a “Breakout Star of 2008” by the Washington Post.
"We're at the point where are we supposed to stand up and applaud 13 percent? ‘Good sir, that you have paid 13 percent over the last 10 years.’ That's a remarkably low number.” -Chris Hayes, on the percentage Romney says he pays in taxes
"The only 'redistribution' Romney likes is when he takes over a company, dumps workers, widens the profit margin, flips it, and walks off with the proceeds. Now that's a redistribution he can get excited about." -Chris Matthews