Controversial WaPo Blogger Joins MSNBC

By Andrew Gauthier 


Former Washington Post blogger Dave Weigel has joined MSNBC as a paid contributor, the cable network announced Monday night.

“Countdown,” host Keith Olbermann made the announcement on his show, introducing Weigel as “an MSNBC contributor… Welcome Dave,” he said.”And you thought last week was fun, wait until you see what this week holds for you.”

At the conclusion of the interview focused on a tea party candidate in Alabama, Olbermann again highlighted Weigel as an “MSNBC contributor.” More…