Obama 'Shilling' for NBC, Right Complains

By Kevin Spak,  Newser Staff
Posted Jun 4, 2009 12:29 PM CDT

(Newser) – Some are complaining that NBC used Brian Williams’ interview with President Obama to hawk its late night shows, Deadline Hollywood reports. The interview featured plugs for both Conan O’Brien’s Tonight Show takeover and Fred Armisen’s impression of Obama on Saturday Night Live. “Obama owes NBC so much for shilling for him, he wanted so shill back,” one right-wing commentator quipped. (Read more Barack Obama stories.)

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