21 November 2006

roseanne on rupert murdoch & oj simpson debacle

roseanne unloads on news corp and fox news owner rupert murdoch in a post she captioned: The Godfather of Right Wing Broadcasting

I remember when I did my fox show, called Saturday night special, which was reviewed as being better than snl...[...] I had eric idle from monty python portray murdoch in our opening sketch... seeing rupe personally remove the oj special from his network cracked me up... he was so mad at me for making fun of him, that they cancelled the whole show after six episodes [...] He paid lots of money to turn American journalism into yellow tabloid exploitation of news...everything gross about bush and rove could only have happened with rupert's, the godfather of right wing broadcasting's OK.
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