ask questions to the Extra the Magazine's political commentator further down in the article.
Ekstra provided with new muscles, when the former elitesportsudøver and member of parliament Joachim B. Olsen being employed as a new political commentator.
Joachim B. Olsen has most recently worked for the Liberal Alliance in the Danish parliament. With the job as a political commentator on Ekstra Bladet are reporting he is out of the party.
Joachim B. Olsen and the Extra Leaf is a perfect match, says editor-in-chief Poul Madsen.
- I have no doubt that he will be a big win. He is not afraid to say something true, even if it enters anyone's toes. His bullshit detector is well-developed and he cuts through. I'm actually even a little afraid of him, he says.
You can see a video from Joachim B. Olsen's salary negotiations with the editor-in-chief Poul Madsen at the top of the article
Joachim B. Olsen joins as a political commentator (d. 1. september, and it is with a great sense of awe, he goes to the task:
- Extra Magazine is an institution in the Danish media world. A newspaper, as always, is in opposition to those in power. I am delighted to be a part of, say Extra the Magazine's new commentator.
- I will strive to deliver analyses, which are sharp and businesslike. Why do the politicians, as they do? Is there a good explanation? Or are we talking about the spin and flannel? And nej...de blue parties will not be spared, he strikes fast.
Joachim B. Olsen's new political commentator for the Extra Magazine. Photo: Emil Agerskov