Very interesting news. I want to be excited, because I really like Chuck. He was great with polling during the presidential campaign, but doesn't seem to have gotten his sea legs yet in his White House reporting. Maybe this format will be a good fit for him.
From The NY Observer:
Get ready for more of the "Goateed Guru."
According to multiple network sources, MSNBC is in the process of developing a weekend political show to be moderated by Chuck Todd, the network’s political director and chief White House correspondent.[snip]
The new show on MSNBC, to debut in late spring, would give Mr. Todd more experience as a political moderator and provide him with a good opportunity to develop his long-form interviewing skills. At the same time, it would give MSNBC an original political program to show off on a weekend schedule that is currently dominated by crime documentaries and taped content.read more | digg story