Keith Olbermann Interview

The MSNBC host and political commentator Keith Olbermann was interviewed by New York Times editorial page editor Andrew Rosenthal about on… read more

The MSNBC host and political commentator Keith Olbermann was interviewed by New York Times editorial page editor Andrew Rosenthal about on the influence of cable news and opinion on current political dialogue. Topics included the effect of segments such as his show’s “the worst person in the world.” A video clip was shown. Mr. Olbermann talked about, among other topics, the presidency of George W. Bush, conservative talk shows, and his career. Following his remarks he responded to audience members' questions.

This was a program of the New York Times 9th Annual Arts and Leisure Weekend at the TimesCenter Stage. close

*The transcript for this program was compiled from uncorrected Closed Captioning.

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Program ID:
283263-3
Category:
Public Affairs Event
Format:
Interview
Location:
New York, New York, United States
First Aired:
Jan 24, 2009
Last Aired:
Jan 27, 2009

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  • Jan 24, 2009 | 8:00pm EST | C-SPAN 1
  • Jan 24, 2009 | 11:17pm EST | C-SPAN 1
  • Jan 27, 2009 | 2:17am EST | C-SPAN 2
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