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MSNBC is trying to tempt me into making my "problem" worse, by debuting The Last Word with Lawrence O'Donnell. I like the host--who has appeared as both a guest and a host of the other two shows--for his wit, tenacity and big juicy brain. O'Donnell has worked both with the real Congress and the fictional, idealized White House (on The West Wing). So, while it will be tempting to expand my nightly news/commentary intake, I think I'm going to have to beg off. But I'm sure I'll sample it on occasion, and if something newsworthy comes out of the program, I'll feature clips here. Oh, and if The Other Half is away, I might get lured into watching live. But I wish O'Donnell luck, and ratings.
And in the Left Corner, Weighing In ...
“I’M one of those actors who finds the part in the wardrobe,” Lawrence O’Donnell said. “So this dressing like an anchorman thing is beginning to work. . .”
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