Update. Interesting this happened the same day as the big boss at NBC, General Electric CEO Jeffrey Immelt, was named to the Council on Jobs and Competitiveness.
Update. Also too, Comcast just gained final approval to become the majority owner of NBC.
Update. Anderson Cooper says a source told him it’s no coincidence that Olbermann got canned once Jeff Zucker got forced out. Shuster also says this is almost certainly related to the Comcast deal.
Update. We are going to get to see Erick Erickson discuss this if we’re lucky. This is too good.