Topic: cable news

Keith Olbermann Announces Production Team

Poaching from CNN, MSNBC, and 'NYTimes'

Keith Olbermann has announced his production team at Current TV, and it includes a few staffers from his old MSNBC show. David Sarosi— formerly the producer of Olbermann’s opening and…

Olbermann Reveals New Show Contributor List

Eugene Robinson out, Richard Lewis and Ken Burns in

Keith Olbermann has announced the list of contributors to his new show on Current TV and they include documentarian Ken Burns, filmmaker Michael Moore, Daily Kos founder Markos Moulitsas, and comedian…

How the Media Rushed to Cover Bin Laden's Death

The news first broke on Twitter

The media made a mad dash to cover last night’s news about the death of Osama Bin Laden. As soon as the White House announced that President Obama would hold a…

Erin Burnett Reportedly Headed to CNN

CNBC anchor 'poised to sign a long-term contract'

Erin Burnett, the CNBC anchor (and subject of Chris Matthews’ admiration), is “poised to sign a long-term contract” with CNN, according to The New York Times’ Brian Stelter. The information…