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Ed Schultz, MSNBC show host and former Fargo radio talk-show host.

Ex-associate of Ed Schultz: 'He's died and gone to heaven, and he hasn't paid me a dime'

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In recounting how he got his daily show on MSNBC, Ed Schultz once told The Forum his big break came with a call from the head of the network in spring 2009.


"I sold him. And he gave me a chance on the air," Schultz told a Forum reporter later that fall. "And the rest is history."

In a lawsuit filed in the District of Columbia federal court Tuesday, an NBC engineer claims that's only part of the history.

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