The addition of Finney to the weekend programming lineup comes after MSNBC host Ed Schultz announced the Ed Show would be moving to weekend evenings from 5-7 p.m., and former Up host Chris Hayes moved from weekend mornings to the prime time 8 p.m. slot for the new show All In.
In a typical right-wing move, conservative media watchdog, Tim Graham, immediately let his racist/sexist show when the hire was announced:
Unfortunately, this is probably only the tip of the iceberg. Two intelligent and confident Black women in one place often makes people lose all sense of reason.
Congratulations to Finney and MSNBC on a great move!