Peggy Noonan is joining MSNBC. Here's Reuter's (or perhaps the Hollywood Reporter's) report:
LOS ANGELES (Hollywood Reporter) - MSNBC has added another conservative commentator to its stable, hiring speechwriter-author-columnist Peggy Noonan, who also will contribute to NBC News, the news cable network said Friday.
MSNBC has moved to hire several conservative commentators in recent months...
In MSNBC's defense, Matthews is a former staffer in the Carter administration, but many critics argue that Matthews is more of a maverick middle-of-the-road pundit than a liberal.
In other words, having a network stocked with "liberals" (what the rest of us just call lefties) is the normal state of affairs. When a network hires a bunch of conservatives, it's necessary for high-minded "liberals" to come to the network's defense.
MultiCultiCult · Mon, 05/05/2003 - 20:02 · Importance: 1