Montage: 10 reasons MSNBC should have dumped Harris-Perry ages ago

Montage: 10 reasons MSNBC should have dumped Harris-Perry ages ago
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Late yesterday, the news became official: NBC, the parent company of MSNBC, announced that it had severed ties with loose cannon Melissa Harris-Perry.

The folks at Grabien write that this “got us thinking: How did she ever get a TV show in the first place? And how did it last this long? Did MSNBC execs even realize it was on the air?”

Those are questions any serious viewer asked himself long ago.

The Grabien writers continue:

Watching the show always felt like accidentally stumbling into a group therapy session in progress. The show’s format involved Harris-Perry gathering a group of like-minded media personalities ostensibly to validate whatever feelings she felt like sharing.

Along the way, Harris-Perry let loose the kind of bizarre antics that would resulted in lesser anchors getting canned. Here are 10 we found particularly noteworthy:

Click here for an annotated video montage of some of Harris-Perry’s more noteworthy contributions to the subjects of race and equality.

LU Staff

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