Tuesday, April 02, 2013
All or Nothing
Today's Daily Banter column takes a look at last night's debut of All In With Chris Hayes on MSNBC.
Here's the opening shot:
"As a guy who’s been married and divorced three times I obviously have no problem admitting when I’m wrong. And I was certainly wrong about what Chris Hayes’s new MSNBC show, All In, would look like. When I wrote about the audacious, revealing choice MS was making by casting Hayes as the new bedrock of its prime-time a couple of weeks ago, I figured that the network was going to, at the very least, tinker with the Chris Hayes morning show format so that while Hayes’s personal depth and wonkishness would travel to weeknights, 8PM, the profoundly cerebral nature of the program as a whole would stay safely behind on the weekends.
Well, MSNBC apparently has much bigger balls than I thought."
Read the Rest Here