Read Something: Chris Matthews’ “Tip and the Gipper”

      The Essentials Tip and the Gipper: When Politics Worked / 423 pages (371 sans index)  Amazon/ $17.27 Chris Matthews: The author, currently the host of MSNBC’s Hardball, bases this book on his personal experiences as House Speaker Tip O’ Neill’s administrative assistant from 1981-1986. Release: October 1, 2013 (The release of this book … Continue reading

Read Something: Richard Wolffe’s “The Message”

The Essentials What’s this book called? The Message: The Reselling of President Obama Who put their fingers to the keyboard? Richard Wolffe, executive editor of MSNBC.com and a former White House correspondent for Newsweek. How long is it going to take me to read this thing? The hardcover edition is 276 pages. However, if you’re … Continue reading