(NYDAILYNEWS) — Hit the bricks, pal!

In a classic chicken or the egg scenario, Alec Baldwin quit his MSNBC talk show moments before network brass fired him — or vice versa.

The show, “Up Late,” launched in October and featured Baldwin talking softly with various guests — ranging from politicians to actors.

But behind the scenes, there were clashes between staffers on the show and the anger-prone actor.

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