In case you missed it and wanted to see it, I was on Current’s “Countdown with Keith Olbermann” last night, chatting with guest host David Shuster about Republican presidential hopeful Rick Perry.
Steve Benen is a producer at MSNBC's The Rachel Maddow Show. He was the principal contributor to the Washington Monthly's Political Animal blog from August 2008 until January 2012.
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