On the October 20th episode of MSNBC’s The Last Word, staff writer and columnist for The Washington Post – Dana Milbank – appeared to talk about his new book. It covers the rise of Glenn Beck and the tea party movement as examples of our current outrage driven political climate.
On the October 5th episode of The Last Word, Republican National Comittee chairman Michael Steele appeared to talk about the Tea Party and its relationship with the Republican party. His new book is a call to action for Republicans to engage in a way that will return them to control of Congress.
On the September 30th episode of The Last Word, author and blogger Meghan McCain appeared to discuss “Don’t Ask, Don’t Tell” and having Lady Gaga calling out her father’s policies. Her new book talks about her experiences on the campaign trail with her father John McCain in 2008.
On the September 28th episode of The Last Word, magician, juggler and author Penn Jillette (the larger half of Penn and Teller) appeared to talk about a survey that shows that atheists and agnostics are more generally knowledgable about religion than believers. Penn’s first novel has recently been rereleased in ebook form, a murder mystery told from the perspective of a sock monkey narrator. Seriously