Recently, Russell Brand appeared on MSNBC — much to the surprise of the hosts of that MSNBC program, Morning Joe. Watch the comedian and pop-culture figure call out the media hosts for being superficial. For some reason this has struck a chord with America — so far over seven million views on YouTube, and apparently millions people directing harsh criticism towards hostess Mika Brzezinski for her performance during this interview.
Among the pointed repartee from Brand, there was this: “Look beyond the superficial. That’s the problem with current affairs, you forget about what’s important and you allow the agenda to be decided by superficial information… ”