Olbermann: Gay marriage is a question of love - Countdown with Keith Olbermann- msnbc.com
Everyone deserves the same chance at permanence and happiness
Everyone deserves the same chance at permanence and happiness. On Countdown with Keith Olbermann, msnbc.com.GE's silencing of Olbermann and MSNBC's sleazy use of Richard Wolffe - Glenn Greenwald - Salon.com
Here we have yet another example -- perhaps the most glaring yet -- of the corporations that own our largest media outlets controlling and censoring the content of their news organizations based on the unrelated interests of the parent corporation.
GE's silencing of Olbermann and MSNBC's sleazy use of Richard Wolffe - the media as a corporate tool
"Most notably, the deal wasn't engineered because of a perception that it was hurting either Olbermann or O'Reilly's show, or even that it was hurting MSNBC. To the contrary, as Olbermann himself has acknowledged, his battles with O'Reilly have substantially boosted his ratings. The agreement of the corporate CEOs to cease criticizing each other was motivated by the belief that such criticism was hurting the unrelated corporate interests of GE and News Corp."