What's going on? Why suddenly knock out coverage - in tonight's case, before the returns from Alaska were even complete - without so much as an announcement that live coverage would be ending?
The switch felt so abrupt that it almost felt as if a plug had been pulled, or a switch turned off, accidentally. But how could that have happened twice? Sabotage by a disgruntled employee?
The sad thing is that MSNBC has been struggling to move up from its third place behind Fox News and CNN, and it offers a savvy line-up of political analysts.
I can only hope the culprit or whatever or whoever is causing this is discovered, and rooted out of this operation. In the meantime, for the rest of this exciting political night, I'll be watching CNN.