Victoria Jones created and edits Quick Morning News. She is chief White House correspondent with Washington DC-based Talk Media News, where her insight and analysis are made available to over 400 news talk radio stations around the country and internationally. Quick NewsDemocratic town hall: IowaGrand jury indicts 2 behind Planned Parenthood videosObama: Rethink solitary confinementFox News: Trump afraid of Megyn KellyObama weighs in on 2016SCOTUS: Juveniles/life in prison/reviewObama to propose expanding retirement plansEscaped Calif inmates: Were they helped? Democratic Town Hall: Iowa (Hill, Hill, Politico, me)• At a Des Moines CNN town hall Monday night, the Democratic candidates didn't meet face to face. The [...]
A busy Thursday show during which no apologies will be offered or accepted, but lots of opinions aired! Today's guests include Harvey J. Kaye on the 80th anniversary of Social Security and what the future holds for it and us; Dave Johnson on China's currency manipulation & what it has to do with the TPP; and Driftglass returns to discuss what happens when our two main media narratives collide.
TRNS News Notes is brought to you by Victoria Jones. Victoria Jones is the Chief White House correspondent and global analyst of the Washington DC based Talk Radio News Service, where her insight and analysis are made available to over 400 news talk radio stations around the country and internationally. News Now Trump: Megyn Kelly should apologize Ferguson: State of emergency Obama: Iran interviews Perry campaign: No longer paying staff Jeb Bush to push ISIS strategy today Sanders: Black Lives Matter opens rally Clinton unveils college debt plan Major China cyber hack: "Dancing Panda" Keystone XL: TransCanada plans for [...]
Try as I might, we can't look away from the train wreck that is Donald Trump. Bernie Sanders is on fire. And a return to Ferguson one year after Mike Brown was killed. Frangela makes their debut on the show, and Joel Silberman on The Battle of the Billionaires: Trump’s Hostile Takeover of the Koch’s GOP
Nicole Sandler is joined by Julianna Forlano to recap last night's first two GOP debates and, more importantly, the final episode of The Daily Show as hosted by Jon Stewart. For Flashback Friday, Nicole goes back 20 years to 8-9-95. She was on the air at KSCA in Los Angeles when the news broke that Jerry Garcia had died. Today, she shares the aircheck from that morning.
This was a surreal week. It was the week in which Glenn Beck admitted that we were right! This was the week that saw Fox's Shepard Smith speak the truth about Iraq instead of simply repeating the neocons talking points. It was the week in which right wing shill and apologist Mark Halperin called out Paul Bremmer for being the war monger that he is. It was the week that saw Faux News Channel's Megyn Kelly emerge as the one who took on Dick Cheney! Speaking of Dick and his evil spawn, Tina Dupuy wrote a great column explaining the [...]
It's that time of the year again... Randi Rhodes is enjoying some well-earned end of the year vacation time, and I get to enjoy her vacation by guest hosting her show! Jacob Dean and Skeptical Scott of Filter Free Radio will be guest hosting my show on Monday and Tuesday for the next three weeks. I'll be here Wednesday and Thursday this week, and Thursday the two weeks after that... and in for Randi each day between now and January 3 with the exception of Christmas and New Years Days. Today on Randi's show, I'll talk with Congressman Alan [...]
Although that's how Hollywood depicts Jesus, history tells us he didn't quite look like that. But don't expect to hear facts from your favorite newsmodel at the Fox "News" Network. Fox's "Rising Star"™ Megyn Kelly tells us that, in response to a Slate piece entitled "Santa Claus Should Not Be A White Many Anymore": "...for all you kids watching at home, Santa just is white, but this person is just arguing that, that maybe we should also have a black Santa. But you know, Santa is what he is and just so you know, we're just debating this cuz someone [...]