Has Keith Olbermann won the Future? This from Lauren A.E. Schuker For Keith Olbermann, the future is now. The former host of MSNBC’s “Countdown,” who left the network last month after a series of public disputes with its management, will announce his next step Tuesday in a telephone conference. Mr. Olbermann’s plans may include a deal with public affairs channel Current TV, which former Vice President Al Gore helped found […]
Keith Olbermann announces that Friday’s Countdown with Keith Olbermann will be the last. Countdown with Keith Olbermann STATEMENT REGARDING KEITH OLBERMANN: MSNBC and Keith Olbermann have ended their contract. The last broadcast of “Countdown with Keith Olbermann” will be this evening. MSNBC thanks Keith for his integral role in MSNBC’s success and we wish him well in his future endeavors. For more information contact: Jeremy Gaines The network has ended […]
To witness Keith Olbermann – the most opinionated among MSNBC’s left-leaning, Fox-baiting, money-generating hosts – suspended even briefly last week for making financial contributions to Democratic political candidates seemed like a whimsical, arcane holdover from a long-gone era of television journalism, when the networks considered the collection and dissemination of substantive and unbiased news to be a public trust.
Looks like even MSNBC can’t stand the sportscaster turned “Bill O” hater. So why would Tucker Carlson of the Daily Caller buy KeithOlbermann.com? Tucker if you are buying websites….. Politisite.com goes for a cool mil According to the Daily Caller’s Tucker Carlson, people that work for MSNBC hate Keith Olbermann. “I’m not saying every person at MSNBC despises him but I would say he’s the most disliked person in the […]
For those of you who haven’t been following, earlier this week, Keith Olbermann mocked Nevada Senate candidate Sharron Angle for saying of Abraham Lincoln, “He lost quite a few. But he won the big one.” For this, Olbermann called her “obtuse” and insisted Lincoln only lost one election. Yesterday on this blog, Jeffrey Lord patiently explained why Olbermann was wrong, and his post was picked up by National Review‘s Daniel […]
Todays Daily Gut is worth a read: So a new Gallup poll profiled Tea Party supporters, and found that they were all racists. I mean, by the MSNBC definition – they would be racist. After all, 79 percent of those polled were white. That’s a lot of white people, and Chris Matthews must reckon, a lot of hoods. But is it a lot when you compare it to the general […]
THURSDAY, FEBRUARY 11: So, let’s talk about Sarah Palin, who Olbermann must be contractually obligated to mention every 15 minutes on “Countdown.” He’s clearly obsessed. Now, Olbermann likes to make up little nicknames for his nemeses. In his world, Bill O’Reilly is “Bill-O,” Glenn Beck is “Lonesome Rhodes Beck,” dignity is “#1 Mortal Enemy.” (Ok, only two of those are real.) Well, Sarah Palin’s nickname is “Sister Sarah.” My best […]