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Watch Rachel Maddow Highlights: January 12 | MSNBC

50 Comments

  1. Greg Rochlin on January 22, 2021 at 6:15 pm

    Very good Rachel. You gave us your special insight into things as usual. 🙂



  2. dominick lucido on January 22, 2021 at 6:16 pm

    The cop who was almost shot with his own gun was the one getting beaten by the insane whacko with the American flag outside on the steps .. the crowd yelled “grab his gun!” And that’s what made him wake up a bit enough to get the gun away from the crowd. No shots fired – at least that was my understanding.



  3. M on January 22, 2021 at 6:19 pm

    THANK YOU RACHEL!!!



  4. Walter Machnicz on January 22, 2021 at 6:20 pm

    The event is bad enough. The continued denial, lies and blame shifting by the majority of Republicans is unacceptable. Trump feels. Trump is mentally "self deluding" is perhaps A kind description.
    Trump the Art of the Stealer.



  5. Aiden Kelly on January 22, 2021 at 6:20 pm

    Why is no one mentioning his collusion with Russia, his trying to appease them after being in cahoots with them? They didn’t want Hilary and its now obvious that like any sane person they knew Trump would destabilise the USSA



  6. Lili Cruz Pobre on January 22, 2021 at 6:21 pm

    Blinded with jealousy. Bad reporter.



  7. nora moss on January 22, 2021 at 6:24 pm

    Looks like politicians lives are more important than citizens.



  8. Max Ragged on January 22, 2021 at 6:24 pm

    You got real cool women in the US, Rachel Maddow is just cool. Cheers from Germany.



  9. Llama Genta on January 22, 2021 at 6:25 pm

    WOW the BLM ANTIFA SUPPORTERS SUDDENLY CARE ABOUT THE POLICE???
    what happened to "no justice, no peace" "defund the police"????



  10. Douglas Partello on January 22, 2021 at 6:25 pm

    No matter what happens now to Trump, he is forever a pariah!



  11. Daniel Low on January 22, 2021 at 6:26 pm

    The Narcissist would Rather have worshiping hordes, as long as it is a Grand spectacle, but failing that ANY Grand spectacle positive Or Negative will do.
    This is simply the narcisistic illness. Trump’s narcissism was fed by these rioters. That is All trump is able to ‘feel’, to see things from. Trump’s continued presence in the news cycle will continue to feed his narcisistic need, like a heroin user needs heroin but methadone will do.
    Interestingly, this is why Narcissism is talked about in some terms like it is an addiction. The "Narcisistic Supply" is a person that the Narcissist uses to get that "heroin" or "methadone".
    (layman’s interpretation)



  12. kmh Jae on January 22, 2021 at 6:27 pm

    I’m not sure if it’s true still or was even true to begin with, but do you remember how Trump was saying that he would not take his presidential salary, I’m startimg to think that was the wrong idea.



  13. LAB 444 on January 22, 2021 at 6:27 pm

    Does she really think the president is listening I really doubt. It. Her hair is not. Paul Mitchelle work for sure



  14. Julia on January 22, 2021 at 6:27 pm

    This president does not learn.
    I’d bet folding money on it: DJT has lost the ability to admit that he made a mistake or that he lacks knowledge decades ago.
    And without that ability, you can’t learn and you can’t evolve.

    For the safety of the US: he had better be kept away from social networks and cameras, and I wish the same could be done for his off-springs. Because I have little doubt that if DJT doesn’t try to run in 2024, some of his kids will.

    And I wouldn’t put it beyond the GOP.



  15. J.R Bry. on January 22, 2021 at 6:28 pm

    All those causing violence, were not true Trump supporters. caught on film were several people that had been involved in the riots and lootings and burnings this last year.



  16. nora moss on January 22, 2021 at 6:28 pm

    I used to think you were very intelligent Ms Maddow. You think Trump has learned something? You think Trump cares about anyone else but himself? He’s white, he will be pardoned or it will be ignored.



  17. nora moss on January 22, 2021 at 6:29 pm

    Third world country with second world technology and First world weapons of war.



  18. Trina Ballard on January 22, 2021 at 6:31 pm

    Hey Rachel you are the best on msnbc



  19. canuck on January 22, 2021 at 6:31 pm

    He is an antisocial personality. He DOES NOT LEARN FROM HIS OWN MISTAKES he will only repeat them on a grander scale. He was a conduct disorder with other punks when he was a teenager. He will probably not even be charged.
    The office of Pres in your country is almost immune from the law.



  20. Troy Edmonds on January 22, 2021 at 6:37 pm

    As a democrat, I’m so curious to know what she’s going to talk about in two weeks. Her whole life is about trump these days. I have this thoight that she’s secretly in love with him.



  21. Marva Lyddon on January 22, 2021 at 6:38 pm

    Each state should charge Trump for murder ,because he ignored the virus, then didn’t do anything to fight it ,then ignored it once again ,so it is his fault that hundreds of thousands are dead .



  22. Refugia Rodriguez on January 22, 2021 at 6:39 pm

    He’s a stubborn mule.



  23. Cqwt on January 22, 2021 at 6:43 pm

    "Mr President, do you think it would work ?" Sums up Trump.



  24. VaucluseVanguard on January 22, 2021 at 6:44 pm

    I really dislike Trump and all he stand for. Politically I’m much closer to Maddow than I am to Trump. So why did I take so much satisfaction in on that night in 2016 when Trump won and Maddow was in so much distress? Because my side of politics is replete with self-righteous, grandstanding, smug morally superior, humourless, puritanical harpies who lack empathy for those with different political views or values and who are too often as intolerant and bordering on the authoritarian as those they oppose. We on the liberal left have had the intellectual, and cultural "talking hat" in our hands for 60 years now; and by God we have talked – down! We should not be surprised if others may want their turn, and we have to offer something to counter their views other than opprobrium and shouts of bigot. If we don’t we could be as much responsible for what comes next. The people who attacked the Capitol are the thugs at an extreme end, but they are the sharks that swim in a sea of resentment that has been built across the political spectrum.



  25. reductio1000 on January 22, 2021 at 6:44 pm

    So : Blue lives matter…BUT only when they are shooting unarmed black guys. If blue lives try to hinder a white nationalist in any way, they will gladly split his skull open. See how easy that is ?



  26. Richard Bambenek on January 22, 2021 at 6:45 pm

    The problem is Trump is driven by emotion not by logic.



  27. Janet Little on January 22, 2021 at 6:45 pm

    Sooo sad🙄🙄🙄



  28. paul kiernicki on January 22, 2021 at 6:47 pm


  29. Walter LaHaye on January 22, 2021 at 6:50 pm

    Madcow,
    All your words are hogwash!



  30. Paul S on January 22, 2021 at 6:51 pm

    Lol. Its like she was blackmailed to blv this stuff about inciting. Nobody could be this stupid.



  31. James Jefferson on January 22, 2021 at 6:53 pm

    she sounds fed up with this



  32. Francine Koski on January 22, 2021 at 6:55 pm

    Trump and his supporters are a dangerous disgrace and congress has to fear for their lives if they vote for impeachment as he deserves. They all need strong security for their children, family and pets. Trump is unhinged. The quicker he’s gone the better.



  33. D Y on January 22, 2021 at 6:55 pm

    Oh look, Rachel is wearing a new jacket. NOT! 😂



  34. Shay Venballs on January 22, 2021 at 6:56 pm

    BREAKING REPORT: Ex-Capitol Police Chief Says Pelosi, McConnell’s Sergeants-At-Arms REFUSED SECURITY MEASURES for Jan 6th capital protest…



  35. humbugs100 on January 22, 2021 at 6:58 pm

    #italyDidit and Trump knows. Signed Confession shown to Congress on 6th of Jan. Went on with Election Count anyway. They hanged themselves.



  36. Alvin Cook on January 22, 2021 at 6:59 pm

    I can almost feel Trump’s massive hangover from lack of power. Cold Turkey starts at high noon tomorrow.



  37. Don Hennessy on January 22, 2021 at 6:59 pm

    Yes, i think it would work perfectly!👌🍊

    -Donald Trump



  38. Kim Hunter on January 22, 2021 at 7:00 pm

    There needs to be sweeping consequences, otherwise, it’s an "OK, lets do this" invitation for future insurrection.



  39. Rene Passos M on January 22, 2021 at 7:00 pm

    RACHEL RODRIGUEZ WAS ARRESTED for FRAUD VOTES FOR BIDEN!!!
    Where THAT NEWS???



  40. Steven Comardo on January 22, 2021 at 7:03 pm

    Maybe Trump brought in my Glendale to start a pillow fight



  41. Sean Wolf23x on January 22, 2021 at 7:05 pm

    Just shut up



  42. Dancing Billy on January 22, 2021 at 7:05 pm

    I really want to draw attention to the post by spondulix99. I find it compelling – so I summarize it here briefly:
    Trump’s *true mission* was to *fabricate an excuse to impose martial law* , and thus to generate an *excuse to stop the electoral count* .

    Here’s the post:
    spondulix99
    9 hours ago (edited)
    *Intent of Trump’s Riot Exposed by Giuliani Phone Call*

    In her program of January 12, 2021, Rachel Maddow wondered out loud what Trump must have been thinking when he instigated the insurrection of January 6. In her following program on January 13, she played excerpts from the recorded telephone call by Rudy Giuliani intended for Alabama Republican senator Tommy Tuberville, but mis-described it as an attempt to have the Congressional counting of the electoral vote stopped. In fact, Giuliani pleaded with Tuberville only to have the counting delayed, with delay to late in the next day (January 7) being preferable.

    The possible implications of Giuliani having asked only for a delay rather than a complete halt of counting are potentially profound.

    It suggests that Trump’s intent (i.e., his “thinking”) was to use the fact of the riot he himself had instigated as ground for declaring martial law, thereby short circuiting Biden’s becoming President and allowing Trump to remain in power. In that context, Giuliani’s attempt to have the resumption of the Congressional counting of the electoral college votes delayed can be understood as being required to allow Trump sufficient time to declare martial law. Unfortunately for Trump’s agenda, the Congress reconvened the count at 8 PM on January 6, only an hour after Giuliani’s furtive call to Sen. Tuberville, thereby undermining Trump’s ability to establish martial law before Joe Biden had been officially certified by the Congress as the next President of the United States.

    Further, the fact that Giuliani sought help from Tuberville to delay the counting suggests strongly that Tuberville was already in on Trump’s scheme. Otherwise, the delay Giuliani was asking for would serve no apparent useful purpose. Whether counted immediately, or delayed, the votes of all 50 states had been certified by the individual states so that the result, in the end, would be the same in either case. Yet, nowhere in Giuliani’s call did Giuliani find it necessary to explain to Tuberville why the delay was required, suggesting that Tuberville already understood the necessity and needed no further explanation.



  43. iHAVEaCrackn Mybutt on January 22, 2021 at 7:05 pm

    I’d rather watch paint dry 😂😂😂😂



  44. Mythbane on January 22, 2021 at 7:06 pm

    I love here. "What did you think would happen?". Its like she read my mind. How was he going to hold that office afterward?



  45. Kathleen Austin on January 22, 2021 at 7:07 pm

    I’m betting if they don’t impeach him in the Senate….courts will be after him from everyone!!! There’s other ways to convict him!!! TREASON!!!



  46. Jacob McBarron on January 22, 2021 at 7:10 pm

    Who did it?



  47. Youscary2009 on January 22, 2021 at 7:11 pm

    People are angry. Their businesses are being destroyed while big box stores stay open, procedural removal of every court case for election fraud, riots for months in major cities throughout the country, DAs not pressing charges for attacking a federal building with fire bombs, killing over 20 officers total. Many many dead civilians, 4 children killed, fake Russian collusion…incitement? I’d love to hear which part was incitement in Trumps speech? Funny how they don’t show it.



  48. Julia on January 22, 2021 at 7:12 pm

    Wow.
    The US military leadership making a statement to the effect of "_Joe Biden is our commander from the 20th onward, and until then we’ll obey *lawful* orders to protect against foreign *or domestic* enemies"_ …
    … is it me or does that sound like "no, MAGAs, we are not on your side?"



  49. Walter Machnicz on January 22, 2021 at 7:12 pm

    Chao corruption case?? Is it still active?



  50. flathead1930 on January 22, 2021 at 7:13 pm

    is it free speech to call you a lying ugly communist. This is a comucrat attack that you are covering for. You smell and stink of lies. how is this for free speech d bag