That MSNBC's Countdown with Keith Olbermann would finish the month of January behind Fox News' The O'Reilly Factor in the cable news target adults 25-54 ratings isn't at all a surprise, but the fact that he finished third behind Headline News'is. Even CNN's Campbell Brown wasn't far behind him.
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|Show||Net||Adults 25-54 (000)|
|The O'Reilly Factor||Fox News||983|
|Countdown With Keith Olbermann||MSNBC||263|
In November, 2008 Olbermann was neck and neck in the adults 25-54 demo with O'Reilly, but now that Olbermann's ratings are down has he become an easy target of opportunity?
Daily Finance asks "Is America Getting Over Keith Olbermann?".
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Even MSNBC's own Joe Scarborough called him reckless.
Take care going up the ladder indeed. It's hell on the way back down.