"This is Maddow’s battle with television: to try to bring a different, more objective model of inquiry to a world of political talking points. Later that week, conferring with her staff, Maddow recounts what had actually flickered across her mind in that instant with Castellanos. “I wanted to say, ‘Are you saying I’m cute when I’m angry?’” she recalls. “But I didn’t, because when you’re a woman on television, you can’t even say the word angry."
— Rachel Maddow’s Quiet War | Politics News | Rolling Stone (via internhack)
"Now, again, because this is Michigan and democracy there is apparently a wobbling drunk…"
"The Republican Party is so diligently focused on jobs! jobs! jobs! and by that I mean abortion."
— Rachel Maddow (via gopidiots)