Maddow says: "I also personally believe that the point has been made and that we should have Keith back hosting Countdown. Here's the larger point though. That's going mysteriously missing, from all the right-wing cackling and the beltway, old-media cluck cluck clucking about this. This is what I think is missing. Let this incident lay to rest forever the facile, never true, bullpucky, lazy conflation of Fox News and what the rest of us do for a living."
I think what Maddow meant to say was:
Latest cable news ratings for November 3, 2010:
GLENN BECK 2,816,000
SITUATION ROOM 801,000
HARDBALL WITH C. MATTHEWS 707,000
LARRY KING LIVE 911 335
RACHEL MADDOW SHOW 1326 404
JOY BEHAR 504 127
THE OREILLY FACTOR 4, 802,000
PARKER SPITZER 721. 000
COUNTDOWN W/ K. OLBERMANN 1,390,000
If they bring Keith back, maybe they can garner more than 1/3 of O'Reilly's ratings. Oh, wait...that is WITH Olbermann.