On Wednesday night, Sam Stein, political editor and White House correspondent for the Huffington Post, announced a huge hire:
Pretty psyched, @DonteStallworth is joining HuffPost as a Politics Fellow covering national security
Stallworth is mostly known as a 10-year veteran of the NFL who played for the New Orleans Saints, Philadelphia Eagles, New England Patriots, Cleveland Browns, Baltimore Ravens, and Washington Redskins. In 2009, Stallworth pled guilty to a DUI manslaughter charge after hitting and killing a man in Miami Beach. He was suspended by the NFL for the full 2009 season. He is also a 9/11 truther
He also has a stellar theory on the spread of H1N1 and how vaccination is a big conspiracy.
How did he get the job, aside from those sterling national security credentials? He was besties with Arianna Huffington:
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