The channel co-founded by Al Gore said it is launching the week-in-review show John Fugelsang: So That Happened on Friday at 6 PM. And Fugelsang tweeted today that his as-yet-unnamed nightly primetime series will debut on the channel in November. A regular guest-host on Current TV the past few months, the comedian and former America’s Funniest Home Videos co-host has also appeared on CNN, Fox News Channel’s Fox & Friends and MSNBC’s The Ed Show. Fugelsang is also scheduled to appear with Gore on Current’s coverage of the upcoming presidential debates starting Wednesday. Frank Conniff, who appeared on Mystery Science Theater 3000, will be an on-air contributor to So That Happened as well head writer.
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