Rachel Maddow to Miss Election Coverage, Will Quarantine After Close Contact Tests Positive for COVID-19

RELATED STORIES One of MSNBC’s biggest stars is being forced to sit out the cable news network’s continuing election coverage. Rachel Maddow will be off the air indefinitely and in quarantine at home after a close contact tested positive for the coronavirus, the host announced on Friday. “I’ve tested negative thus far, but will be […]

‘Election Night 2’ Coverage: What’s Preempted on Wednesday Night?

RELATED STORIES NBC’s American Ninja Warrior finalists will have to “hang in there” a bit longer now that  Wednesday’s Season 12 finale has been bumped by Night 2 of presidential election results coverage. ANW‘s two-hour finale will now air this Friday at 8/7c. CBS’ double-episode leg of The Amazing Race, as well as both Fox’s […]

Andrew Neil clashes with Nigel Farage in US election voter fraud row ‘It’s not true!’

Donald Trump supporter Nigel Farage joined Andrew Neil on the BBC’s US Election special to debate the president’s comments on voter fraud. The president told an audience at the White House that he had “won the election” and was ready to ask the Supreme court to halt all vote-counting on the basis the votes yet […]

Phillip Schofield clashes with Nigel Farage in angry US Election debate ‘Excuse me!’

“No,” Nigel replied. “I really don’t think we should. If I thought there was a vaccine coming on February 1st then the argument for lockdown would be quite logical. “There is no guarantee of any such thing. The sheer damage lockdown is doing to people’s physical wellbeing, mental health, their jobs, their finances, the nation’s […]

SNL Mulling Return to Studio, Ahead of Presidential Election (Report)

Saturday Night Live is plotting some sort of a return to Studio 8H ahead of November’s Trump vs. Biden showdown. NBC is reportedly in talks with SNL boss Lorne Michaels about ways to resume in-studio production this fall, according to our sister site Variety. While discussions are still ongoing — and any return would depend upon […]

Brexit row erupts as Jamelia brands election ‘working class brainwashing’

The English songwriter, who campaigned for the Labour Party ahead of the December election, was up against nutritionist and panellist Lowri Turner who called on Remainers to accept the majority of Britons now want Brexit to be delivered by Boris Johnson. She said: “Now Remainers who have said they’ve been right for three years and […]

‘Remainers have now got to pipe down!’ Piers in EPIC rant over Tory election victory

“Susanna, I would love to,” Alastair replied. “Susanna should we have a sensible, grown up conversation about the campaign.” As Susanna tried to include more contribution to the debate, Alastair made another swipe at Piers. “I’m sorry he had to listen to Piers’ boring monologues as well,” Alastair stated. Piers snapped back: “It might be […]

BBC SHOCK: Dan Walker stunned at Jo Swinson’s election claim about ‘wearing low-cut tops’

“Well, you know, I can only be myself,” Ms Swinson replied. “At the end of the day, I get lots and lots of unsolicited advice. “You know, I’m not short of people telling me I should speak differently or wear different shoes or wear different earrings or in one case someone suggested I should wear […]

Nigel Farage warns Boris he’ll lose election if he doesn’t agree pact with Brexit Party

Mr Farage told BBC Breakfast presenters Louise Minchin and John Kay he and Mr Johnson could be an “unstoppable force” if they agreed a pact to not run against each other in a snap election. But he revealed he had not spoken to Mr Johnson since he became Prime Minister. It comes after Johnson’s snap general […]

Canada doesn’t trust social networks to warn of election interference

Social networks like Facebook and Twitter have set up war rooms and disclosure systems to warn of potential election meddling, but the Canadian government doesn’t believe that’s good enough. The country’s Democratic Institutions Minister has established a panel of five politicians that will warn the public when there’s evidence of attempted interference during election periods, […]