Another election day, one other evening within the highlight for “chartthrob” Steve Kornacki and his signature khakis.
The NBC News and MSNBC character, who received over viewers together with his exhaustive protection of the presidential election in November 2020, has returned to ship the outcomes of this 12 months’s midterm elections.
“Well I just lost Powerball, so I guess I’ll be working tonight,” he tweeted Tuesday. “First polls close at 6pm EST and we’ll be live from then until…who knows when? It’ll be a journey, hope you’ll tune in and join along.”
Rocking a recent pair of khaki pants, a white button-down shirt and an intact (for now) tie, Kornacki started his protection Tuesday afternoon on MSNBC wanting on the races in Massachusetts and the abortion measure in Kansas. But Twitter customers are already celebrating the information king’s return.
“Happy Election Day to all my steve kornacki girlies,” a Twitter person wrote on Monday, sharing a video edit of the journalist pointing to his whiteboard set to Flo Milli’s “Beef FloMix.”
“Happy Steve Kornacki appreciation day to all that celebrate,” tweeted one other commenter.
During the 2020 presidential election, Twitter had loads of love for Kornacki and CNN’s John King, who stored viewers firm as outcomes trickled in. Kornacki‘s coverage caught the attention of model and author Chrissy Teigen, who was impressed by the data analyst’s on-air endurance.
“I honestly dunno how Steve is still going but im bout to die,” Teigen tweeted.
Kornacki’s time within the limelight proved profitable, however not only for him. The Gap confirmed to The Times in November 2020 that gross sales of its commonplace khaki pants surged after it was revealed that Kornacki wore them on election day.
“We saw a dramatic increase in online traffic and within a day, the number of Straight Fit Palomino Brown khakis we sold online went up 90%,” a Gap spokesperson mentioned on the time.
Months after the 2020 election, Kornacki recommitted to NBC News and MSNBC, signing a multimillion-dollar contract with dad or mum firm NBCUnversal in May 2021. With a number of new gigs beneath the four-year deal, Kornacki’s followers received’t need to depend on simply election day to listen to his evaluation.
See what else followers are saying about Kornacki’s return to the highlight beneath: