Triumphant Keith Olbermann has apparently won his standoff with Current TV and will now anchor the cable channel’s coverage of the 2012 presidential campaign. But when you read between the lines of a statement issued by Current, and a statement issued by Keith, it is possible to detect some lingering differences of opinion over how […]
A New York Times story cites unnamed sources at Current TV who say Keith Olbermann is “disgruntled” and might not cover the Iowa Caucus for the network.
Keith Olbermann is one angry man. On the debut of his new “Countdown” show on Current TV on Monday, Olbermann went after all Republicans, Fox News Channel, Glenn Beck, Rush Limbaugh and, by proxy, his former employers at MSNBC. His “proxy” was Markos Moulitsas, founder of the Daily Kos political Web site, who accused MSNBC […]
UPDATED: Keith Olbermann revealed his first guests — via Twitter — on Sunday. No surprises here: They’re Olbermann partisans Michael Moore, the mischievous documentary-filmmaker; and Markos Moulitsas, founder of the liberal political blog Daily Kos. Both guests are among the list of “contributors” who Olbermann has said will appear semi-regularly on his new “Countdown with […]
Poised to return to work Tuesday night, Keith Olberman apologized to his viewers – though not his bosses – thanking them for playing a key role in his return to his MSNBC post following his suspension after his contributions to three Democrats running in last week’s election were disclosed. In a four-paragraph “Statement to the […]