West Wing Week: 1/21/11

  The White House Blog Learn more about the events featured in this edition of West Wing Week: January 14th, 2011: President Barack Obama Meets with President Asif Ali Zardari of Pakistan Honoring Holbrooke: “Because We Could Make A Difference…” January 17th, 2011: “An Example of What Martin Luther King’s Birthday Should Be All About” January… More West Wing Week: 1/21/11

Final Countdown: Keith Olbermann And MSNBC Announce They Are Parting Ways (VIDEO)

  Good night and good luck!   I’m absolutely stunned! Huffington Post Keith Olbermann and MSNBC abruptly announced tonight that “Countdown” has ended, effective immediately. Olbermann broke the news to his viewers during his show’s final sign-off (full video below). MSNBC issued a statement with the news following tonight’s episode. According to the New York… More Final Countdown: Keith Olbermann And MSNBC Announce They Are Parting Ways (VIDEO)

APNewsBreak: Hawaii won’t release Obama birth info

Huffington Post Democratic Gov. Neil Abercrombie will end his quest to prove President Barack Obama was born in Hawaii because it’s against state law to release private documents, his office said Friday. State Attorney General David Louie told the governor he can’t disclose an individual’s birth documentation without a person’s consent, Abercrombie spokeswoman Donalyn Dela Cruz said.… More APNewsBreak: Hawaii won’t release Obama birth info

Poll: Americans like bipartisan State of the Union seating

It looks like Democratic Senator Mark Udall’s(Colo.) suggestion has taken hold… Politico Americans are sold on the idea of bipartisan seating at the State of the Union address, a new poll finds. Of those surveyed, 72 percent say that Democrats and Republicans should sit together during the president’s annual address Jan. 25, rather than in the… More Poll: Americans like bipartisan State of the Union seating