Steve Schmidt, who is a vocal critic of President Donald Trump and was an official MSNBC contributor up until his new gig with Howard Schultz, reportedly once interviewed to be Trump’s campaign manager.

The source of this revelation was Chris Christie, who shared it in an interview with Hugh Hewitt on Monday:

This really is big news as we’re not aware of MSNBC ever making viewers aware of it:

Over to you Nicole Wallace:

Well, it’s MSNBC that thought he had principles:

What’s even funnier is how fast his MSNBC fans turned on him once he signed on with Schultz:

No wonder he kept the Trump interview secret. (If true, that is).