There may be a bright side to the Olbermann disgrace, as it may help to mobilize a drive to block the Comcasr/NBC merger. Although GE’s domination has, of course, been bad enough, Comcast’s would be a disaster, as that outfit is a fervent gang of Busheviks.

Here, from Ellen LaVan Schindler, are some pertinent articles.

MCM

November 02, 2010 03:00 PM
After Cablevision Blackout, FCC May Take A Closer Look At Comcast Merger
http://crooksandliars.com/susie-madrak/after-cablevision-blackout-fcc-may-ta

Congresswoman Waters Again Expresses Concerns about Comcast-NBC Merger In Light of News Corp. Actions Denying Fox Programs to Cablevision Subscribers (of course she has other problems)
http://waters.house.gov/News/DocumentSingle.aspx?DocumentID=213292

Democraticunderground.com is on it
http://demopedia.democraticunderground.com/discuss/duboard.php?az=view_all&address=389×9495185

October 5, 2010 NYTimes story
http://dealbook.blogs.nytimes.com/2010/10/05/f-c-c-seeks-more-info-on-comcast-nbc-deal/

Sept 26, 2010
http://www.nytimes.com/2010/09/27/business/27comcast.html?ref=comcast_corporation

I saw on one site that Mike Malloy had discussed it, but I couldn’t find anything there. However, he does have a forward to the PCCC Olbermann petition. http://www.mikemalloy.com/



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