What're some political blogs with video?
August 28, 2008 5:03 AM   Subscribe

What are some good political blogs a la Crooks and Liars that feature lots of up-to-the-minute video clips. Clips of news, scandal, talking heads, speeches, events, etc.

I'm living in overseas and don't have cable or satellite TV, so I rely on the ol Interweb for U.S. news. Political blogs that are text-only are a dime a dozen; I want some video of the presidential race, and of news and politics in general. C&L does a great job but can't cover everything, what are some others? Left/right/center...any slant is ok.
posted by zardoz to Computers & Internet (6 answers total) 5 users marked this as a favorite
 
C-Span (not a blog, but all video)
posted by lukemeister at 5:38 AM on August 28, 2008


are you aware of robert sheer's truthdig? he's also on kcrw's left, right and center, which has an excellent podcast and a new blog but the big dog on the block is of course the the huffington post. also note that you can watch full episodes of nbc's meet the press online (click "netcast" and sit through a boeing commercial in which they're pretending not to be all about cashmoney).
posted by krautland at 5:42 AM on August 28, 2008 [1 favorite]


TPMtv is good.
posted by Pants! at 6:04 AM on August 28, 2008


The Uptake is a Minnesota-based, non-partisan, progressive citizen journalism outfit that I like. They have been doing live-streaming and video casting from the DNC, and plan to do the same from RNC next week.
posted by elmer benson at 6:41 AM on August 28, 2008 [1 favorite]


Response by poster: Thanks, everyone for the suggestions!
posted by zardoz at 5:16 PM on August 28, 2008


previously
posted by LobsterMitten at 7:03 PM on August 28, 2008


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