Saturday, September 06, 2008

What in the world was Keith Olbermann doing? His ego reminds me of Arthur Godfrey, new media style

Is Keith Olbermann the second coming of Ed Murrow? (article above) Absolutely not. But he is Keith Olbermann. More like Arthur Godfrey, (pictured) me thinks. Powerful. Influential. BIG! And so, Is MSNBC becoming the Olbermann network? Jossip thinks not. Just place his name in a search engine and dredge up Rachel Maddow, Morning Joe, Chris "toady" Matthews, and a cast of characters that the late Tim Russert would have kicked off the set for bad behavior! GO BILLS! Brokaw can stay.
This story above is from back in June. Fast forward to September. Keith covered the R N C from the NY / NJ studios, complete with denouncing the producers of the convention for showing a film commemorating 9-1-1 -- AND here is this gem, getting off all over OBAMA ! (Bill Maher said that, I didn't):
Bill Maher: Keith Olbermann And Chris Matthews Were Ready To “Have ...
Aug 30, 2008 ... Bill Maher: Keith Olbermann And Chris Matthews Were Ready To “Have Sex” With Obama During Convention. By Rob on August 30, 2008 at 08:07 pm - 106k - Cached - Similar pages - Note this
Well, Keith is sharp, and funny, and I laff my ass off, but that ego can be deflated by one little pin PRICK (pun intended? you decide.)

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