Big Shill: Win Election. Little Shill: Lose Job

by
Abby Zimet

Keith Olbermann was suspended
from NBC News today after it was disclosed he'd made three donations to
Democratic candidates, thus violating company policy and the popular if
laughable canard of journalistic "impartiality," best exemplified by
the millions of dollars Fox News gave to Republicans. WTF?\

Update: A petition from the Progressive Change Campaign Committee to reinstate Olbermann here 

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