Daily Archives: April 4, 2012
…then you missed Keith Olbermann talking about his breakup with Current.
I know Keith can come across as somewhat pompous, but I an’t tell you how much I miss tuning in to his show. I was very upset when he left MSNBC and was fortunate enough to have a cable contract that included Current (which I now no longer need)… but now there is no Keith at 8 PM.
Here’s the interview with Keith from last night:
Yeah, I know. Keith often seems full of himself… but I don’t think any conservative host would ever take responsibility for a show’s failure, money or not. And I hope the “nice Judge” takes Keith’s side in court…I really think he has been screwed.
Finally, I don’t know where he will end up next, but I’m pretty sure I’ll be there.
- Keith Olbermann to David Letterman: I Screwed Up Big Time! (thehollywoodgossip.com)
- Keith Olbermann Tells David Letterman He’s a 10-Million-Dollar Chandelier That Didn’t Fit the House: VIDEO (towleroad.com)
- Keith Olbermann fired again (leftperspectives.com)
- Keith Olbermann Reacts to Firing, Being Replaced By Eliot Spitzer (inquisitr.com)
- This is turning out to be a really bad day… (underthelobsterscope.wordpress.com)
- Olbermann Going On David Letterman (lezgetreal.com)
It’s amazing how much the predictor of the past saw women turning into men. Wouldn’t he be surprised to see what life is like today?
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Nichelle Nichols (who looks great at age 81) visits Star Trek fan Barack Obama in the White House (photo submitted to Facebook by her co-actor George Takei).
Here’s a comment that told me something I didn’t realize:
Anthony Curi (on Facebook) made this comment:
Towards the end of the first season, she became jaded after being written into the background and nearly left the show. However, a letter from one particular viewer changed her mind.
A quote from the Mashed Potato Bulletin… and one I can’t help but agree with:
I tell the students in my class at the City College of New York that “five” is the most powerful number in the nation. For as we have seen, five votes on the Supreme Court can pick a president—voters notwithstanding—and five votes could redefine our understanding of Congress’ power under the Commerce Clause of the Constitution—precedents notwithstanding.
What can we do when the Court defies the Constitution they are supposed to preserve by interpretation?
Having won in Wisconsin, Maryland and DC last night, Romney is being held up by all the pundits as the sure to be Republican Presidential nominee… even though he only has about half of the delegates for the convention.
Santorum is not a close second and would have needed Wisconsin to keep the possibility that he’d take the nomination at the convention. As for Gingrich and Paul, we have to wonder why they waste people’s money running.
We can expect Romney in the remaining primaries to ignore his competitors and focus on attacking the President.
The full scale Presidential campaign is about to have an early start.
- Romney Shifts to General-Election Mode (theroot.com)
- Romney Sweeps The Day: MD, WI, DC (alan.com)
- Three Big Things Progressives Should Look For In Today’s GOP Primary (thinkprogress.org)
- Romney wins Maryland, halfway home on delegates (seattlepi.com)
- Wisconsin primary looms large for Romney, larger for Santorum (politicalticker.blogs.cnn.com)
- Santorum defiant; Romney set for strong showing – Obama tries to overshadow GOP field, again (foxnews.com)