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Welcome Back Chris Cuomo

Chris Cuomo returns to our televisions every weeknight, at 8pm ET and again at 11 pm ET, on News Nation. Here's how to watch without cable.

I completely stopped watching cable news when his show went off the air. Taking his job away for defending his brother just seemed really unfair to me.

Who else has shows on News Nation? Legal analyst and now media scion Dan Abrams (who I suspect may own the channel, or a big chunk of it) and Ashley Banfield (whose reporting I have always liked since she was with MSNBC.)

I wish them all well and I intend to make time to watch.

Also on a media note, I'm sending good thoughts to Katie Couric, who recently announced she finished radiation treatment for breast cancer. (She's going to be fine).

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    I didn't miss him (5.00 / 1) (#2)
    by MO Blue on Tue Oct 04, 2022 at 02:31:18 PM EST
    I never was a fan of Chris Cuomo.

    I will double down on sending good vibes to Katie Couric in her fight with cancer.

    I agree (5.00 / 4) (#3)
    by Zorba on Tue Oct 04, 2022 at 06:00:14 PM EST
    MO Blue. Not a huge fan of Chris, either, although there are a lot of newscasters who are much worse.
    And I'm glad that Katie is done with her breast cancer radiation treatments. I'm halfway through mine, and I can't wait until it's over. But I'm hugely grateful that I do not need chemotherapy.

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    Glad you are half way through radiation (5.00 / 5) (#4)
    by MO Blue on Tue Oct 04, 2022 at 09:33:20 PM EST
    The treatments are long and tiring. Hope you are tolerating it well.

     Yes, it is a blessing that you did not need chemo as it is truly a totally unpleasant experience.

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    Zorba, I'm so glad you (5.00 / 3) (#5)
    by Jeralyn on Wed Oct 05, 2022 at 12:16:58 PM EST
    are almost done with radiation and are feeling okay. I think it is so brave of you to share your journey with us. Please know all of us are interested in how you are doing and you can reach out me if you want to engage privately.

    All the best,
    Jeralyn

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    Thank you, Jeralyn (5.00 / 1) (#8)
    by Zorba on Wed Oct 05, 2022 at 05:29:27 PM EST
    I do have my support system, which helps a lot.


    Parent
    I'm sending oodles of good thoughts ... (5.00 / 2) (#6)
    by Donald from Hawaii on Wed Oct 05, 2022 at 02:22:33 PM EST
    your way, Mme. Zorba, from my temporary trans-Pacific commuting abode in San Diego. I know you still have a lot of family matriarching left in you. Yes, chemo is a real drag, so it's great that you've avoided it. And the strides they've made in radiation therapy are amazing. It's improved a lot from the time I experienced it 15 years ago for melanoma.

    Take care.

    Parent

    Neither was I. (5.00 / 3) (#7)
    by Donald from Hawaii on Wed Oct 05, 2022 at 02:29:08 PM EST
    Chris Cuomo is more pundit than newscaster, which is par for the course today in cable newsmedia. And the older I get, the less tolerant I am of people who constantly talk over others, or attempt to diminish them or shout them down. The only thing they prove by doing it is that they're obnoxious and annoying.

    Parent
    News Nation Available on Youtube (none / 0) (#1)
    by RickyJim on Tue Oct 04, 2022 at 10:26:36 AM EST
    I have a premium subscription and I get it live streaming as well as previous programs like Cuomo's.  I am not sure what ordinary Youtube watchers get.

    WHERe did (none / 0) (#9)
    by Ga6thDem on Tue Oct 11, 2022 at 02:02:59 PM EST
    everybody go?

    The workers are here... (none / 0) (#10)
    by desertswine on Tue Oct 11, 2022 at 02:08:42 PM EST
    tearing up the carpeting.  Everything is a mess.

    Parent
    It's home improvement season (5.00 / 1) (#11)
    by CaptHowdy on Tue Oct 11, 2022 at 02:40:03 PM EST
    Great deck (none / 0) (#15)
    by Ga6thDem on Tue Oct 11, 2022 at 03:34:34 PM EST
    Is that little sh*t on the deck?

    Parent
    In the (none / 0) (#16)
    by CaptHowdy on Tue Oct 11, 2022 at 03:48:15 PM EST
    flesh

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    I was wondering that (none / 0) (#12)
    by CaptHowdy on Tue Oct 11, 2022 at 02:40:55 PM EST
    too

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    I guess there's nothing (none / 0) (#13)
    by leap2 on Tue Oct 11, 2022 at 03:26:13 PM EST
    to say that hasn't already been said a thousand times?

    Parent
    Maybe (none / 0) (#14)
    by Ga6thDem on Tue Oct 11, 2022 at 03:33:28 PM EST
    Herschel continues saying stupid things but what else is new.

    Hearings tomorrow might bring some excitement.  

    Parent

    The hearing is (none / 0) (#17)
    by leap2 on Tue Oct 11, 2022 at 06:28:16 PM EST
    on Thursday (january6th.house.gov). Also, here (C-Span).

    Parent
    Today's.J6 Committee (none / 0) (#18)
    by KeysDan on Thu Oct 13, 2022 at 03:32:39 PM EST
    meeting was a skillful presentation that weaved the many parts into a whole.  A whole that gathered evidence showing Trump was not only the ringleader of the.coup, but also, that it could not, and would not have happened without him.

    The Committee's new Secret Service communications made available re-enforced previous testimony regarding Trump demanding to go to the Capitol and put to the lie a counter-story intended to discredit testimony.

    The idea of an intelligence failure for the violence and danger of the day was refuted, it appears, by the new evidence. FBI Director Wray has a lot to answer for.---e.g., did the agency  go lightly because these were Trump's people?   We're they sympathetic? (We know the FBI took a difference route with BLM.)

    This session  was not as theatrical  as those of last summer, save for the new  footage of Speaker Pelosi and other Congressional leaders trying to fill in the void of presidential leadership. But, the goal of synthesis of information was attained.  The "chef's kiss"was the subpoena of Trump.  Of course, it is clear that Trump will run the clock out as is his wont, since the subpoena ends with this Congress, but is was a dramatic ending. And, another incentive to get of the vote so as to retain the House.

    One of the effects (5.00 / 1) (#21)
    by CaptHowdy on Thu Oct 13, 2022 at 07:02:46 PM EST
    of the AGs pace might be everyone is sort of getting used to the idea Trump is going to be indicted.

    By the time it happens it won't be a surprise for anyone.

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    Yes, (none / 0) (#22)
    by KeysDan on Thu Oct 13, 2022 at 08:49:27 PM EST
    and it will be important to indict and convict Trump henchmen who  acted on his behalf or in cohort.  It needs to be demonstrated that acting unlawfully with the expectation of protection by an unlawful president has criminal consequences.

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    I am (none / 0) (#24)
    by Ga6thDem on Fri Oct 14, 2022 at 10:14:44 AM EST
    beginning to believe this is going to happen. It is probably going to take far too long for my liking but I am convinced that Garland is going to hold all of them accountable.

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    Warnock Walker (none / 0) (#25)
    by CaptHowdy on Fri Oct 14, 2022 at 06:15:38 PM EST
    I can't (none / 0) (#26)
    by Ga6thDem on Fri Oct 14, 2022 at 06:31:25 PM EST
    watch but the buzz is Herschel started out fine but now he's just tossing nonsense word salads.

    Parent
    I must have missed (none / 0) (#27)
    by CaptHowdy on Fri Oct 14, 2022 at 06:45:40 PM EST
    the part that was not word salad.

    Warnock has a crazy hard job in trying to dignify this show.

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    It all (none / 0) (#28)
    by Ga6thDem on Fri Oct 14, 2022 at 06:57:31 PM EST
    went downhill when Herschel pulled out the fake badge. I had flashbacks to kindergarten and the teacher telling a child to put their toy back in their desk and that you know you're not supposed to bring toys to school.

    Parent
    I (none / 0) (#29)
    by FlJoe on Fri Oct 14, 2022 at 07:01:05 PM EST
    couldn't watch, my mom taught me to not make fun of short bus kids.

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    Seriously (none / 0) (#30)
    by Ga6thDem on Fri Oct 14, 2022 at 07:03:05 PM EST
    even with all the apparent coaching he's had this is a disaster because none of the coaching works and he's up there spouting word salads that don't even touch the question.

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    It's kind of hard to watch (none / 0) (#31)
    by CaptHowdy on Fri Oct 14, 2022 at 07:16:55 PM EST
    clearly he floats above shame or embarrassment but it's got to be hard for his family.  Ex wives.  Friends. Pickle Ball buddies.  Whatever.

    He should never have been put in this situation.  It's all Trump.

    What IS that thing around his neck?

    You know what, I don't care.  

    Parent

    Or (none / 0) (#32)
    by CaptHowdy on Fri Oct 14, 2022 at 07:18:03 PM EST
    that thing around where his neck should be

    Parent
    The debate moderator (none / 0) (#33)
    by CaptHowdy on Fri Oct 14, 2022 at 08:04:05 PM EST
    sounded like someone talking to a kindergartener about the prop badge.

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    I know (none / 0) (#34)
    by Ga6thDem on Fri Oct 14, 2022 at 08:09:14 PM EST
    and I think no matter what was said that everybody is going to be talking about how Herschel is still lying about being a police officer.

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    That was (none / 0) (#35)
    by CaptHowdy on Fri Oct 14, 2022 at 08:12:15 PM EST
    the SNL moment.

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    Maybe (none / 0) (#36)
    by Ga6thDem on Fri Oct 14, 2022 at 09:30:09 PM EST
    SNL will do a skit on it tomorrow night.

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    National importance (none / 0) (#37)
    by CaptHowdy on Thu Oct 27, 2022 at 08:57:25 AM EST

    Four Ballot Initiatives to Watch
    October 27, 2022 at 9:41 am EDT By Taegan Goddard 7 Comments

    Dan McGraw: "Of the nearly 130 ballot measures in states this November, there are four that stand out as having importance on which direction the country is heading."

    "In no particular order, they are an abortion vote in Kentucky, ranked-choice voting change in Nevada, stricter voter ID regs in Arizona, and marijuana legalization in Arkansas."

    "All four have national importance for both parties."



    Forgot (none / 0) (#38)
    by CaptHowdy on Thu Oct 27, 2022 at 09:00:41 AM EST