The tampon earrings have been thrown:
From The New York Times:
Melissa Harris-Perry said she was refusing to go on the MSNBC show she hosts this Saturday, following several weeks of pre-emptions and what she described as a loss of editorial control.
In an email sent to people she works with this week, which was obtained by The New York Times, Ms. Harris-Perry said that her show had effectively been taken away from her and that she felt worthless in the eyes of NBC News executives.
Here is the reality: Our show was taken without comment or discussion or notice in the midst of an election season, she wrote. After four years of building an audience, developing a brand and developing trust with our viewers, we were effectively and utterly silenced.
Unsurprisingly, Harris-Perry has her fair share of supporters:
Though there are also plenty who aren’t aboard the sympathy train:
In any event,if anyone needs us, we’ll be right here, watching MSNBCflame out.