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PolitiFact Ohio gives Rachel Maddow a ‘Pants on Fire!’

PolitiFact Ohio
Rachel Maddow's claim that Ohio's budget calls for a "mandatory vaginal probe at the insistence of the state" is not true, PolitiFact's Ohio outfit says.

"Maddow was referring to a new requirement that women seeking abortions first receive ultrasounds to determine whether a fetal heartbeat is present," PolitiFact and Plain Dealer reporter Henry J. Gomez writes. Gomez got his hands on the budget, which says "only that an examination shall be performed externally."

"That puts Maddow’s 'vaginal probe' claim about as far as can be from the truth, into the realm of the ridiculous," Gomez writes. (more...)
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Is Truth-O-Meter the real issue in Maddow’s latest blast at PolitiFact?

The Tampa Bay Times’ fact-checking site PolitiFact has drawn another heated rebuke from MSNBC anchor Rachel Maddow, who accuses it of “ruining fact checking” and being “truly terrible.”

But at the risk of looking like a homer — the Times … Read more

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Rachel Maddow, others cite outdated CBS poll data after SOTU

Near the end of her Thursday night show, MSNBC’s Rachel Maddow issued an on-air correction for a mistake made the night before.

It seems that she mentioned a CBS poll about the State of the Union speech that indicated viewers … Read more

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Maddow: ‘I don’t think I always fit the caricature of a liberal’

The Daily Beast
She says evidence of that is her occasional criticisms of President Obama. Rachel Maddow also tells Howard Kurtz that she misses ex-colleague Keith Olbermann but dismisses "suspicions" that MSNBC is toning things down; the breakup, she says, "really wasn't about the rest of us."
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