Liveblogging Prime Time

7:01PM EDT
Chuck Todd just said the phrase "Hurricane Palin." And with that, here's tonight's open thread for documenting the cavalcade of cable news hackery. Enjoy!

Rachel Maddow beat Larry King last night in the ratings. Hello!

Ron Brownstein is having an orgasm on Hardball over McCain's women numbers -- numbers that were all but negated by Obama's jump in male numbers. Anyway, he was literally breathless with excitement. Liberal media!

Chuck Todd: "Steve Schmidt's a good guy!" Rove's protege. Is a good guy, Chuck says. So very liberal, this media of ours.

8:02PMNew Olbermann feature: "McCain in the Membrane." Genius.