Andrea Mitchell Celebrates Fidel Castro’s 88th Birthday

August 13, 2014 | 3:01 PM EDT

MSNBC’s Andrea Mitchell’s love affair with former Cuban dictator Fidel Castro bore its ugly head once again on Wednesday, August 13 when she hyped the socialist’s 88th birthday. Appearing on her daily Andrea Mitchell Reports program, the MSNBC host gushed at how “Cuba is celebrating Fidel Castro's 88th birthday today, starting the party early with a special concert last night. The opening of an exhibition called Fidel is Fidel.” Video cross-posted here at NewsBusters.