NBC/MSNBC’s Andrea Mitchell announced on air September 7 that she had been diagnosed with breast cancer… [youtube]http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=TWI_gBz_xNo[/youtube] I was sorry to hear of Mitchell’s illness and happy to hear she has a “terrific prognosis,” according to her, because her cancer was detected early. Mitchell had a well-known risk for getting breast cancer.