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2011-03-04 08:38:00

Tune in Saturday, March 5(th) at 7:00 p.m. ET for the AL & Sunday, March 6(th) at 7:00 p.m. ET for the NL MCLEAN, Va., March 4, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- The 18(th) season of USA TODAY's experts fantasy baseball league - the League of Alternative Baseball Reality (LABR) - will make its broadcast debut this weekend with live coverage on SiriusXM Radio. SiriusXM Fantasy Sports Radio will carry the USA TODAY Sports LABR American League and National League drafts live from The Arizona...

2011-02-08 10:18:00

NEW YORK, Feb. 8, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Keith Olbermann, the acclaimed broadcaster and writer whose verbal pyrotechnics and moral passion have outraged, informed, and dazzled viewers of "Countdown With Keith Olbermann" for the past eight years, is bringing his slashing wit, analytical eye, and distinctive commentary to Current Media, the Emmy® and Peabody Award-winning TV and digital media company that was founded in 2005 by Al Gore and Joel Hyatt and is now distributed in...

2010-11-04 09:22:00

CHICAGO, Nov. 4, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- The fight of the century took place recently when MSNBC's prime time commentator, Keith Olbermann, fought FOX News Channel's king of cable news ratings, Bill O'Reilly, in a three-round bout before a sellout crowd at Yankee Stadium. (Photo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20101104/CL94214 ) (Photo: http://www.newscom.com/cgi-bin/prnh/20101104/CL94214 ) Oh, did you miss it? That's because it's a fictional story in the new satirical book, The Wizards...

2009-06-03 13:20:00

Progressives Energized, Overwhelmingly Approve of Obama and His Agenda; Jon Stewart Bests Stephen Colbert, Rachel Maddow Over Keith Olbermann WASHINGTON, June 3 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Progressives gathered at this week's "America's Future Now" conference found a lot to like in President Obama's first 100 days, but they are very focused on health care reform as their highest priority, according to a straw poll of participants conducted by Greenberg Quinlan Rosner Research for the Campaign...

2009-04-22 08:00:00

NEW YORK, April 22 /PRNewswire/ -- MLB Advanced Media, the interactive media and Internet company of Major League Baseball, announced today that it has hired award-winning anchor, sportscaster and journalist Keith Olbermann as an at-large columnist. Olbermann's columns, currently available three times per week at keitholbermann.mlblogs.com, will provide fans with his "Baseball Nerd" perspective of the game across various platforms. He also is the first national journalist hired as part of...

2009-02-17 18:19:00

NEW YORK, Feb. 17 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The following is from Betsy McCaughey, Ph.D., the author of the recent Bloomberg.com article, "Ruin Your Health With the Obama Stimulus Plan." I am requesting that MSNBC and Keith Olbermann apologize and issue a correction. Mr. Olbermann charges that I, Betsy McCaughey, Ph.D. was paid, directly or indirectly, by the pharmaceutical industry, the biotech industry, the Hudson Institute, or Cantel Medical Corp. to write my analysis of the stimulus...

2009-02-13 13:04:00

NEW YORK, Feb. 13 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The following is from Betsy McCaughey, Ph.D., the author of the recent Bloomberg.com article, "Ruin Your Health With the Obama Stimulus Plan." If Keith Olbermann of MSNBC could defend the health provisions slipped into the stimulus bill on their merits, he wouldn't be resorting to personal attacks on me. Olbermann calls me a shill funded by the drug industry (2-12-2009). That's not true. I am not paid by the pharmaceutical industry or by the...

2008-09-21 15:00:19

The NBC television network, which is owned by General Electric, tacitly acknowledged how far away from journalism some of the news business has grown when it was shamed into removing Chris Matthews and Keith Olbermann from anchor seats in news broadcasts. This ended the spectacle of highly partisan entertainers one moment playing the role of neutral reporters the next. The more blatant offender was Mr. Olbermann, who entered the business as a sports reporter, and who has become the...

2008-09-17 00:00:19

By Neal Justin Faces to watch this fall Christian Slater on "My Own Worst Enemy" The new character(s): Mild-mannered suburbanite Henry Spivey and trained assassin Edward Albright, who happen to share the same body on this new show, premiering 10 p.m. Oct. 13 (NBC). Why you know him: Pulled off a dead-on impression of Jack Nicholson in the cult classic "Heathers." Why we love him: Not positive we do yet. "Enemy," like many new offerings, was unavailable for review -- although Slater...

2008-09-12 03:00:13

HERE'S some "Breaking News" from MSNBC: The cable news channel has dumped two of its high-profile yakkers - Keith Olbermann and Chris Matthews - from the anchor seats of its political coverage. David Gregory, a legitimate news broadcaster, will lead the political coverage going forward. Liberal bloggers are upset by the move, arguing that MSNBC caved in to pressure from John McCain's campaign and the right wing. Criticizing the media has been a cheap but effective tool by the McCain...


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lambent
  • Licking.
  • Hence Running along or over a surface, as if in the act of licking; flowing over or along; lapping or bathing; softly bright; gleaming.
This word comes the Latin 'lambere,' to lick.
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