Rachel Maddow

Ahh yes, it’s a fine Maddow morning… with a little teasing; like newtonusr sez, Keith Olbermann wishes Rachel all the best for this Sunday morning, really he does

Btw, catch much Netroots Nation?

Washington Journal:  7am – Martin Crutsinger, Associated Press, Chief Economics Writer. 7:30am – David Wasserman, Cook Political Report, House Editor & Mark Murray, NBC News, Deputy Political Director. 9am – Martin & Annelise Anderson, Co-Authors, "Reagan’s Secret War"  journal@c-span.org

ABC’s This Week:
  Substitute Jake Tapper.  Health and Human Services Secretary Kathleen Sebelius. Then, Sen. Arlen Specter (PA) vs. Sen. Orrin Hatch (R-UT) over health care.  Roundtable: Ed Gillespie, Donna Brazile, Ron Brownstein, Anne Kornblut. Topics: Health care, Hillary Clinton’s trip to Africa, and Eunice Kennedy Shriver.   contact George

CBS’ Face The Nation:  Robert Gibbs, White House Press Secretary, Former Sen. Chuck Hagel, Former Rep. Lee Hamilton, Douglas Brinkley, presidential historian.  Contact Bob Schieffer

Chris Matthews: Rick Stengel TIME Magazine, Trish Regan  CNBC, John Heilemann New York Magazine, Kathleen Parker The Washington Post.  Topics: Has the domestic "change" President Obama promised stalled? How has Woodstock in 1969 impacted the politics of the past forty years?  contact Chris

CNN’s State of the Union:  Health and Human Services Secretary Kathleen Sebelius on health care reform.  Plus, House members from the medical profession, Sen. John Barrasso (R-WY), Rep. Tom Price (R-GA), and Rep. Eddie Bernice Johnson (D-TX).  contact CNN

Fareed Zakaria – GPS:  Michael Oren, Israel’s new Ambassador to the United States. And the Prime Minister of Kenya, Raila OdingaContact Fareed at GPS@cnn.com

Fox News Sunday:
  "We’ll get ‘just the facts’ when we’re joined by Sen. Kent Conrad (D-ND); Sen. Richard Shelby R-A:); J. James Rohack, M.D., president of the American Medical Association, and John Rother, AARP executive vice president for policy and strategy."  email fns@foxnews.com

NBC’S Meet The Press:  Dick Armey (R-TX), "now the head of FreedomWorks, an organizer of protesters at town hall meetings;" Sen. Tom Coburn, M.D. (R-OK); Tom Daschle; & Rachel Maddow.  With input from Rep. Charlie Rangel (D-NY); Bruce Josten, Executive Vice President of the Chamber of Commerce; and Gov. Bill Ritter (D-CO).  contact David

Newsmakers:  Karen Ignagni of America’s Health Insurance Plans, "gives the perspective from the insurance industry on which proposals they favor or oppose." C-SPAN at 10am & 6pm ET

Q & A:  Ellis Cose, Newsweek columnist and Contributing Editor, President of Ellis Cose, Inc., and radio producer.   C-SPAN  8pm/11pm ET

Religion & Ethics:
  Spafford Children’s Center – A philanthropic and utopian Christian community that was known as the American Colony.  Dr. TDr. Joseph Tate of Atlanta says "God gives you the ability sometimes to do things beyond what you particularly can do."  Greener Bar Mitzvah – It’s good to use bar mitzvahs and bat mitzvahs to inculcate environmental values, says Rabbi Lawrence TrosterIslam and Modernity – "You can’t say that religious opinions made over 1, 000 years ago are valid for all times," says Gamal al-Banna, a reformist Muslim cleric in Egypt.  for broadcast times in your area click here

60 Minutes:
  Michael Vick – The former pro quarterback speaks in his first interview since he admitted to participating in the illegal dogfighting that resulted in a prison sentence and his suspension from the NFL. America’s New Air Force – Increasingly, the U.S. military is relying on un-manned, often armed aircraft to track and destroy the enemy – sometimes controlled from bases thousands of miles away from the battlefront. Coldplay.

To The Contrary:
  Topics: 1- Town hall America pyrotechnics over health care reform; 2- Sec. Clinton fights rape as a weapon of war in the Congo; 3- Law firms struggle to retain minority women.  Panelists: Del. Eleanor Holmes Norton (D-DC); Republican Strategist Leslie Sanchez; PoliticsDaily.com Editor-in-Chief Melinda Henneberger; and Independent Women’s Voice’s Sabrina Schaefferfor broadcast times in your area click here

Book TV Schedule.

FDL Book Salon:  Chat with Douglas A. Blackmon about his new book, Slavery by Another Name: The Re-Enslavement of Black Americans from the Civil War to World War II. Hosted by Thomas Sugrue.  "In this groundbreaking historical expose, Douglas A. Blackmon brings to light one of the most shameful chapters in American history—an “Age of Neoslavery” that thrived from the aftermath of the Civil War through the dawn of World War II."  Join in!  5pm ET.

FDL Movie Night Monday:  Good Food, The Movie "An intimate look at the farmers, ranchers, and businesses that are creating a more sustainable food system in the Pacific Northwest."  Mark Dworkin and Melissa Young, Producers/Directors join Lisa Derrick for the discussion, 8pm ET.

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