The Ticker: Ober, Russert, Noose…

By Chris Ariens Comment

> Former CBS News president Eric Ober is moving to as Senior VP of television and video. Ober will join his former CBS colleague Erik Sorenson who is CEO of

> Drudgereport has an item related to last night’s debate on MSNBC. With the headline, “Clinton inner-circle blame ‘unfair’ moderator Tim Russert.” Clinton’s advisers claim Russert “bordered on the unprofessional” in his questioning of Sen. Clinton.

> The CNN Special Investigations Unit production of The Noose — An American Nightmare will now air tomorrow night at 8pmET. CNN’s Kyra Phillips “investigates the shocking history of the noose” and its recent re-emergence. The special was scheduled to air last week, but was pre-empted due to coverage of the California wildfires.