Fri, 11/19/2010 - 17:46 EDT - NPR - National Public Radio (Business News)
MSNBC said Friday it has suspended "Morning Joe'' host Joe Scarborough for two days because he donated to four Republican candidates. The suspension comes two weeks after Keith Olbermann was suspended for making political contributions to Democrats.» E-Mail This» Add to Del.icio.us
MSNBC host Joe Scarborough did not take kindly to comments CNN Worldwide President Jeff Zucker made about him in an interview with The Hollywood Reporter. Scarborough sent a statement to Business Insider claiming the comments are evidence Zucker has an "obsession" with his show, "Morning Joe."
The "Morning Joe" panel slammed Sen. Marco Rubio's Republican response to the State of the Union this morning, saying Rubio had "performance issues" and saying he "looked like he was running to be the head of a fraternity in college."
The morning after NBC's Michael Isikoff scooped the memo on the U.S. government's rationalization for legally killing American citizens, MSNBC host Joe Scarborough tore into the program as "terrifying."
MSNBC has suspended Keith Olbermann indefinitely without pay for violating the network's policy and standards. Olbermann made personal donations to three Democratic candidates this election cycle. This comes on the heels of news that Sean Hannity made personal donations to Michele Bachman's PAC and to a Republican congressional candidate.