Tag Archives: Olbermann

Olbermann headed to Current TV

I can’t say I’ve ever watched more than 5 consecutive minutes of the cable channel Current TV, but I guess I’m going to try. Link

Olbermann on the tax cut deal

Olbermann crosses the line

Can’t argue with any of this: I turned off MSNBC when Olbermann leveled those invectives at Scott Brown.

Bush's real legacy

It’s always shocking whenever I see a recap of the eight years of Bush. With a new scandal being uncovered on what has seemed like a twice weekly basis, it’s easy to forget about all the other awful things Bush has done. Bush and his acolytes are just beginning their campaign to revise the historical […]

Happy Thanksgiving!

I won’t be posting tomorrow, so go shopping or something.

Two followup notes

1) Keith Olbermann, in a Special Comment, responded to just about every Glenn Greenwald criticism from last week: Bravo Keith. Thanks for finally saying what you should have from the beginning. 2) The Columbia Journalism Review is right on in its criticism of the press coverage of the tizzy between the Obama and McCain campaign […]

Olbermann shills for Obama?

(Three Updates below) In a scathing post yesterday, Glenn Greenwald accused MSNBC’s Keith Olbermann of carrying water for the Obama campaign. Greenwald says Olbermann abandoned his rhetoric on telecom immunity / warrantless domestic spying now that Obama supports it. Here was Olbermann addressing Bush in January: There is not a choice of protecting the telecoms […]

Bush even lied about giving up golf

Special Comment from Keith Olbermann: Special Comment from Keith Olbermann Video My favorite quotes: On Iraqi WMD You [Bush] should build a great statue of yourself turning a deaf ear to the warnings of realists, while you are shown embracing the three-card monte dealers like Richard Perle and Donald Rumsfeld and Dick Cheney. That would […]

Wal-mart sues crippled employee

Updated Below Check out this crazy story, courtesy of Keith Olbermann: For those of you without video access, here is the summary from the LA Times: As chronicled in Tuesday’s Wall Street Journal, Shank, a former overnight shelf-stocker for Wal-Mart in southeastern Missouri, was driving her minivan when she was broadsided by a semi and […]

Bush: Fearmongering for more power

(Update below) “Who would have guessed that after 235 years, the fate of America, its ability to survive as a Nation, would depend on giving license to AT&T and Verizon to break the law without being sued by their customers in court?” — Glenn Greenwald Ever since September 11, 2001, our President has repeatedly used […]