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Olbermann’s Latest Smear, Plus I Judge a Debate

See Hot Air for all the details. Also, Olbermann Watch editor Robert Cox had an online debate with broadcaster Doug Krile on the topic of whether Keith Olbermann is undermining the NBC News brand, and I was asked to be one of the judges. The results are in, confirming both that Cox won the debate and that I was the least photogenic judge on the panel. Finally, an e-mail:

Last week, my 13 year old son came up from the basement and said he had been watching “Countdown.”  I recoiled in horror.  This week, I suggested he read your NR article about Olby.  After reading it, my son said “That’s OK … That show is just a big joke anyway.”