Keith Olbermann vs. Bill O’Reilly: Now the bosses are getting involved

KeithoThe on-air brawl between MSNBC’s Keith Olbermann and Fox News’ Bill O’Reilly is getting down and dirty and high-level within NBC Universal and News Corp.

The Washington Post’s Howard Kurtz has the whole inside story of CEO intrigue and bare-knuckle tactics — all of which has to be good for the ratings of both programs. The Washington Post’s story is getting so much attention that as of this evening I could not pull it up on the Post’s website Billoreilly_3 to save my life; the page just kept getting stuck in loading mode. Is there anything more frustrating than the getting the blank white screen and hourglass symbol when you really want to read something?

Hopefully the Post’s web wizards will come up with a fix soon. There’s nothing TV news loves better than a good feud, especially if it involves two of their own plus the powerful likes of Roger Ailes, Rupert Murdoch, Jeffrey Immelt and Jeff Zucker.

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  1. When people travel, they feel refreshed both in mind and body. Your prvide pictures is so funny.

  2. Glenda Penrod says:

    These are my dictionaries with the “bloopers” definition;
    Webester’s New Twentieth Centry Dictionary
    Publisher:
    The World Pubishing Company
    Cleveland and New York 1968
    This dictionary has 2129 pages.
    Bloopers: a radio set that bloops
    Readers Digest Oxford Complete Wordfind Dictionary.1993
    Bloopers: an embarrassing error
    This dictionary has 1829 pages.
    The American Heritage Dictionary 4th Edition
    Copyright, 2001 Houghton Mifflin Co.
    Bloopers: an embarrassing mistake
    This dictionary has 948 pages. (My favorite)

  3. Mark Allen says:

    Who’s your ISP? Western Union? The story was readily accessible all day. How many, after all, want to read Howie Kurtz?

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