The latest rumor circulating about Keith (not that I’m star struck or anything, but he did in fact take the time to respond to a post of mine once, so it’s just professional courtesy) is that like Howard Fineman, Tucker Carlson, and others, he’s seeking his next fortune in the world of new media.
Did Keith Olbermann Bolt MSNBC to Create Media Empire?
By Dominic Patten & Sharon Waxman, TheWrap.com via HuffPo
Published: January 21, 2011 @ 6:13 pm
With two years left on his $7 million a year contract, Olbermann was seeking a full exit package but he really has his eye on creating his own media empire in the style of Huffington Post, according to the individual. That way, Olbermann would control his own brand and, in his view, potentially earn far more as an owner.
Here’s a bit of free advice which, I’m afraid, is all I can afford.
I’ve heard that it’s possible to make money from blogging, but that’s certainly not my experience.
If you want to crosspost, you’re more than welcome to register. I’d be grateful for your content.