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.
November 02, 2010 03:00 PM
After Cablevision Blackout, FCC May Take A Closer Look At Comcast Merger
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)
Democraticunderground.com is on it
October 5, 2010 NYTimes story
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/