Watch MSNBC Interrupt a Former Congresswoman Talking About the NSA For Breaking Bieber News

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Jan. 24 2014 10:41 AM

Watch MSNBC Interrupt a Former Congresswoman For BREAKING Bieber News

So that happened yesterday. Obviously, Justin Bieber's arrest was big news around the Internet—and on the Slatest (glass houses, and all that)—but I'm guessing Andrea Mitchell and her producers would have preferred to have that particular transition back. Also note: The news of Bieber's arrest had already broken; the reason for the interruption was simply his appearance before a judge.

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