Murdoch, Limbaugh Make "Worst Persons In The World" On Countdown (VIDEO)
On Countdown Monday, Olbermann awarded the bronze medal for "Worst Persons in the World" to Rush Limbaugh. The conservative radio host made light of the reports that the alleged Fort Hood gunman was harassed by his fellow soldiers for being Muslim. Limbaugh likened it to teasing that he has heard all soldiers endure. Olbermann wonders what Limbaugh could possibly know about being in the military since he received deferments.
Lloyd Blankfein, the CEO of Goldman Sachs, took the silver for calling himself just a banker who's doing "God's work." Part of that work would include handing out gigantic bonuses despite needing taxpayer money to stay in business.
Finally, media mogul Rupert Murdoch brought home the gold for defending his cable news network Fox News by saying Beck "was right" - Obama did make a racist comment.