Shales Names “Morning Joe” a “Best New Program”

Tom Shales is out with his “Best New Programs” for 2008 and MSNBC’s “Morning Joe” has made the cut:

    And yes, “Morning Joe” came on the air in 2007, but in its first full year it has blossomed as a provocative, alternate-universe newstalk show — anchored by Joe Scarborough but energized by the brilliantly versatile co-host Mika Brzezinski (daughter of Zbigniew).