Comcast Set to Launch Right-Wing Network

By Andrew Gauthier 


Yesterday news broke that a new, conservative-friendly network was to be launched by Comcast this summer called RightNetwork. According to promotional material, the new media outlet will “focus on entertainment with Pro-America, Pro-Business, Pro-Military sensibilities,” and has been reported to be in partnership with cable giant Comcast, who is currently efforting to acquire NBC-Universal. This development certainly changes the current cable news landscape.

Now we understand why Bill O’Reilly may have given an unprovoked shout-out to Comcast last week. Last week, the self-professed traditionalist called Comcast an honest corporation that could turn NBC around. More…