Keith Olbermann and his latest employer, Al Gore’s Current TV, seem to be playing a game of chess with each maneuvering to establish their authority over the struggling, progressive channel’s coverage of the 2012 presidential campaign. The last time we checked into this story at the beginning of this week, Keith’s Current show, “Countdown,” was […]
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 at it again — going after Fox News Channel and its personalities with name-calling. This time, Keith’s calling Fox News — by far the leading cable news channel in terms of popularity (i.e. ratings) — a “political whorehouse.” The issue for Keith: Criticism leveled at the Operation Wall Street protesters by the […]
By Lucas Shaw NEW YORK (TheWrap.com) – Current TV has had a busy few weeks between the departure of its previous CEO and the creation of the position of president, but excitement among its viewership has not mirrored the bustle within the network’s offices. “Countdown With Keith Olbermann,” the cornerstone of its new politics-focused slate, […]
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 […]