This is why they have Wikipedia, Contessa: it’s so you can look up the people that you’re interviewing (Mo Brooks, AL-05) beforehand – and thus not end up looking like an idiot.
Well. More of an idiot, at least.
PS: Who here thinks that Brewer just assumed that nobody from Alabama can even spell ‘economist,’ let alone be one?
[UPDATE]: Heh. Ed Morrissey twists the knife a little when it comes to academic qualifications. I’m not exactly sure why journalism isn’t an Associates Degree, myself – or maybe vo-tech?