Rachel Anne Maddow is an American television host, radio personality, and political commentator. She has her own nightly television show on MSNBC called the Rachel Maddow Show.
That said, she’s a very smart lady with many accomplishments including a degree from Stanford University and a PhD from Oxford University. Not only that, but, she was also a recipient of the Rhodes Scholarship.
Most of us have heard the term Rhodes scholar used from time to time, however, I don’t think many realize just how noteworthy a Rhodes Scholarship actually is.
In a few words, once they leave Oxford, a Rhodes scholar can essentially expect to work where they want, in whatever field they want. For over a hundred years Rhodes scholars have been able to write their own ticket in their favorite field and have reached the highest levels of success in virtually all fields.
Rachel Maddow chose to make a career out of fighting for the little guy and standing up to special interests. Here is an example where she takes on Koch Industries: