MSNBC Switching O’Donnell, Schultz Time Periods

MSNBC is putting Ed Schultz in the 8 p.m. hot seat and giving Lawrence O’Donnell the “Last Word” in its prime-time lineup. The lineup shakeup – announced Wednesday by the NBC-owned cable channel – will have the two finger-pointing firebrands switching time periods starting this coming Monday (Oct. 24). As a result, “The Ed Show” […]

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New Feud Pits MSNBC’s Ed Schultz Vs. Glenn Beck

Another day, another feud between cable-news talking heads. The question is: Are these feuds necessary? This latest dustup is between liberal Ed Schultz of MSNBC and rightie Glenn Beck of Fox News Channel (and syndicated radio). OK, so it’s not exactly Bill O’Reilly and Keith Olbermann (don’t you miss those?), but it will have to […]

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MSNBC Suspends Schultz Over ‘Slut’ Remarks

NEW YORK (Reuters) – Left-leaning Ed Schultz has been suspended from MSNBC for referring to fellow host Laura Ingraham as a “right-wing slut” and “talk slut” on his syndicated show Tuesday. In a statement released Wednesday, the cable channel said: “MSNBC management met with Ed Schultz this afternoon and accepted his offer to take one […]

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Deutsch: No Hard Feelings About Losing MSNBC Hour

NEW YORK — Donny Deutsch is back at NBC. Just not on television. The advertising executive angered people at MSNBC last week with a story about anger when he filled in for an hour in the afternoon. His April 20 story about how tough political talk riles viewers mentioned MSNBC personalities Keith Olbermann and Ed Schultz. […]

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