Tag Archives: Keith Olbermann

Keith Olbermann Given “Carte Blanche” for Current-TV’s Election Night Coverage

Monday, January 9, 2012 Sources report Keith Olbermann has been given ”carte blanche” by Current-TV to completely plan and program the channel’s 2012 presidential election coverage. Following Olbermann’s near-total absence from TV coverage of the GOP Iowa Caucus, rumors bubbled up … Continue reading

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Rahm Emanuel Orders Police Thugs to Arrest ‘Occupy Chicago’ Protesters, Including Nurses

Tuesday, October 25, 2011 Corporate whore, Chicago Mayor Rahm Emanuel, ordered police thugs to arrest ‘Occupy Chicago’ protesters. Among many of the arrested were volunteer nurses. Countdown’s Keith Olbermann interviewed Jan Rodolfo, Midwest Director, National Nurses United. RODOLFO: “Right, we … Continue reading

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BREAKING: Keith Olbermann Announces Start of New TV Show

Tuesday, April 26, 2011 Keith Olbermann announced exclusively on his blog FOK NEWS, the official start date of his new, nightly Current-TV show. The start date is Monday, June 20, 2011, 8PM eastern and 5PM pacific.

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BREAKING: Keith Olbermann Joins Current TV

Tuesday, February 8, 2011 Say hello to Keith Olbermann. He will join Current TV and I have the details. Keith Olbermann, the acclaimed broadcaster and political writer whose verbal pyrotechnics and moral passion have outraged, informed, and dazzled viewers of … Continue reading

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MSNBC Ratings Drop Post-Keith Olbermann

Sunday, January 30, 2011 It looks like MSNBC is paying a big price in the ratings department after summarily firing Keith Olbermann. MSNBC rushed to replace “Countdown with Keith Olbermann” with the “Last Word with Lawrence O’Donnell” at 8PM. O’Donnell, … Continue reading

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Keith Olbermann Out: Comcast In

Saturday, January 22, 2011 Less than a week after the FCC and the U.S. Department of Justice approved the merger of conservative media giant Comcast and NBC, MSNBC abruptly fired Keith Olbermann. With two years remaining on his four-year, $30 … Continue reading

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Keith Olbermann Suspended Over Political Donations

Friday, November 5, 2010 Keith Olbermann, the MSNBC anchor and a leading liberal voice, was suspended indefinitely Friday for making campaign donations to three Democratic congressional candidates. The donations violated NBC News ethics policy. The announcement came in a one-sentence … Continue reading

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MSNBC Turns on Obama, Trashes Address: “I don’t sense executive command”

Tuesday, June 15, 2010 MSNBC, once a totally owned subsidiary of President Barack Obama, tonight turned against the president and compared his first Oval Office address to former President Jimmy Carter. Chris Matthews, Keith Olbermann and Howard Fineman reacted to … Continue reading

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Keith Olbermann: “The President is God Damned Wrong on This”

Wednesday, July 1, 2009 Add to the seemingly endless discussion about why President Obama continues to drag his feet on repealing the viciously homophobic, Clinton-era military policy of “Don’t Ask, Don’t Tell,” last night, Keith Olbermann weighed in on the … Continue reading

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Joe Scarborough Once Defended Murderer of Abortion Doctor

Friday, June 5, 2009 Dr. George Tiller wasn’t the first abortion doctor murdered by a pro-life jihadist. In 1993, Dr. David Gunn (save the puns, please) was shot and killed in Florida by anti-abortion lunatic, Michael Griffin. And who was … Continue reading

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Keith Olbermann’s Special Comment: Prop 8

Monday, November 10, 2008 Perhaps Keith’s finest Special Comment ever. Thank you, Mr. Olbermann. I salute you!

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Keith Olbermann’s Monday Special Comment: Prop 8

Monday, November 10, 2008 BREAKING Tonight, Keith Olbermann’s much-loved Special Comment segment will take on the bigoted, homophobic Mormons and their role in successfully funding California’s Proposition Eight, the antigay marriage measure. Don’t miss it.

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Olbermann and Matthews No Longer Anchoring

Monday, September 8, 2008 Buckling to criticism from the rightwing, and more specifically, the McCain camp, the grand experiment of having Keith Olbermann and Chris Matthews together anchor the election coverage has officially come to an end. The New York … Continue reading

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