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August 24, 2009

Keith Olbermann Mistaken for Jackass

Posted by Dave Blount at August 24, 2009 8:22 AM

Too perfect: Los Angeles Times' TV listings put the show "Jackass" in Keith Odormann's time slot. The understandable Freudian slip led to this erratum:


LA Times blogger Andrew Malcolm comments:

It's not the Worst Mistake in the World.
But without this kind of correction, online too, a few thousand people might have tuned into MSNBC, the Obama administration's favorite cable channel, expecting to see a "Jackass" show, and instead they'd have found Olbermann.
Worse, what if nobody noticed the difference?

No need to be insulting. Jackass viewers are far too sophisticated for the juvenile propaganda passed off as news by MSNBC.

Keith Olbermann holds forth.

On tips from V the K and BURNING HOT. Hat tips: NewsBusters, Gateway Pundit.