Kasie Hunt

Kasie Hunt

@NBCNews Capitol Hill Correspondent. Host, @KasieDC, Sundays 7-9 pm ET on @MSNBC. Once & therefore always #Wire1 at The Associated Press.

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Three observations from my foray into the outside world — DC still has cops changing road directions for rush hour. What rush hour? 🤔 — DC drivers are still driving like jerks. There’s a pandemic, guys, what is wrong with you?! 😐 — At least it’s a beautiful day. 🌺

So it’s been another awful day and now we are waiting for the presser but I needed a breath or two of levity so I thought I would answer the questions the @nytimes  @greenpnyt  posed in this lovely story about everybody’s bookshelves

“The other night on MSNBC, Kasie Hunt was analyzing the $2 trillion aid package, but Ondine Karady, a Manhattan interior and set designer, for “Sex & the City,” among other shows, was fixated on the books to the left of Ms. Hunt’s head...”

“... , which had been grouped by color: one shelf in red, and one in blue. Really?” Yes! Really!

“Was she telegraphing political objectivity?” No? But...

“And if she had taken the time to style those shelves, why hadn’t she done so on the shelves below?” This one sort of hurt my feelings, @OndineKarady  , since I did actually style them! 🤷🏻‍♀️🤔

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Ah, well, perhaps I have more to learn. @dulcesloan  @TheDailyShow  seems to think so!

I do in fact have plenty of sea foam green books that I’ve read recently — from low to high brow!

(For the record this whole spot was hilarious you should watch the whole thing)


Congress did not create this problem. Congress did NOT create this problem. CONGRESS DID NOT CREATE THIS PROBLEM. The Trump administration created this problem. THE TRUMP ADMINISTRATION CREATED THIS PROBLEM.

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