It's called "eco-huffing" and its use is prevalent with the left.
Too bad for Olbermann that he has become the Pied Piper (we have proof here in Alaska, ask Shannyn Moore a regular guest on his show)of Trig Troofers and 9/11 truthers. And this makes his advertisers look like fruitloops followers that endorse such nonsense.
In his latest screed, the Pied Pier Olbermann wants to get everything he can get on Glenn Beck..
I don't know why I've got this phrasing in my head, but: Find everything you can about Glenn Beck, Stu Burguiere, and Roger Ailes.
No, even now, I refuse to go all caps.
No, sending me links to the last two Countdowns with my own de-constructions of his biblical vision quality Communist/Fascist/Socialist/Zimbalist art at Rockefeller Center (where, curiously, he works, Comrade) doesn't count. Nor does sending me links to specious inappropriate point-underscoring prove-you're-innocent made-up rumors.
This guy is a light weight and wouldn't even know what to do with facts.
He can't tell the difference between olive fruit fly research in France to research of the fruit fly in North Carolina.
He lives by rumors and distorts the facts so why start a new approach?
Moreover, people on Beck's side, all they have to do to counter the Pied Piper of One Flew Over the Loony Bin is; when they start looking to buy appliances at their local appliance store:
Boycott G.E. appliances may become the rally cry.
The people in the Beck Brigade do their homework and when the Beck Brigade start to turn in their clunker appliances for an energy star rated one, will they choose a G.E. brand or another one?
The countdown begins...