Monday, February 13, 2012

Programming note: MSNBC adding Melissa Harris-Perry with her own show to the Saturday and Sunday line-up from this weekend.

MSNBC (TopTV 410) will be adding a new show this coming Saturday and Sunday with Melissa Harris-Perry, simply entitled Melissa Harris-Perry, The New York Times reports.

Why it's significant is because Melissa Harris-Perry will be the only tenured professor in America who is a television presenter on a TV news channel. She will continue to hold her position as a professor at Tulane University.