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Op-Ed: Anti-gay law — Keith Olbermann asks NFL, NCAA to boycott Indiana

Indianapolis - ESPN's Keith Olbermann has requested that the National College Athletic Association and the National Football League boycott Indiana until a controversial new law that allows businesses to discriminate against same-sex couples is repealed.

Op-Ed: Keith Olbermann's attack on Derek Jeter is despicable, undeserved

New York - No stranger to enticing people to despise him, Keith Olbermann unleashed a nearly-seven minute attack on Derek Jeter, attempting to reduce Jeter's success in the game and undermine Jeter's achievements.

Current TV dismisses Keith Olbermann, Eliot Spitzer new host

New York - Keith Olbermann, former left-leaning television anchor for MSNBC, has been fired by Al Gore's television project Current TV. The network claims that Olbermann failed to honor his five-year $50 million contract, which he denies.

Keith Olbermann names Toronto Mayor 'worst person in the world'

Toronto - Toronto Mayor Rob Ford has been called a lot of things, and now he has something else to add to the list. U.S. political commentator and television host Keith Olbermann called Ford the "worst person in the world" during a segment Friday.

Olbermann hints at hiring Weiner for Current TV show

In an appearance on NBC's 'Late Night With Jimmy Fallon,' Current TV's Keith Olbermann hinted at hiring former Congressman Anthony Weiner for a show of his own.

Olbermann: FOX 'has become the enemy of American democracy'

In a video-taped monologue posted on, ahead of his Current TV debut on June 20, Keith Olbermann cited Ed Rendell, James Murdoch and Bill O'Reilly as contenders for the 'worst person of the day' and said FOX is an enemy of democracy in America.

Michael Moore to join Keith Olbermann's Current TV program

Keith Olbermann's supportive commentary on filmmaker Michael Moore's criticism of the Osama bin Laden killing comes on the heels of Mr. Moore's decision to join Olbermann's Current TV program as a contributor.

Keith Olbermann back on the air with Al Gore's Current TV

Later this year Keith Olbermann will host a news and commentary show for Current TV, and Current Media chairman Al Gore considers him a "great fit" for the channel.

'Countdown with Keith Olbermann' program on MSNBC ends abruptly

In what came as a surprise to viewers, Keith Olbermann ended Friday's show by announcing that it was the end of the "Countdown with Keith Olbermann" show.

Gibbs asks Olbermann to stop comparing Obama deal to Nazis

Washington - MSNBC anchor Keith Olbermann recently compared U.S. President Barack Obama's deal on the Bush-era tax cuts to Nazi appeasement. White House Press Secretary Robert Gibbs asked Olbermann to not make any comparisons to Nazi Germany.

Suspension lifted, MSNBC's Keith Olbermann returns to work

Prime-time anchor Keith Olbermann of MSNBC will return to the air on Tuesday night after being suspended for making political contributions to Democratic candidates. He had been penalised for violating NBC policy on contributing to political candidates.

Olbermann finally speaks after his suspension from Countdown

After being suspended without pay by MSNBC last week for donating to Democratic politicians without disclosure, Keith Olbermann has sent a "tweet-out' to his many followers.

MSNBC anchor Keith Olbermann suspended indefinitely without pay

MSNBC has announced it has suspended one of its most popular hosts Keith Olbermann indefinitely without pay. The suspension is the result of Olbermann's donations to three Democratic candidates this election cycle.

Keith Olbermann: 9/11 happened because of George W. Bush

MSNBC host Keith Olbermann said on his program that 3,000 peopled died on Sept. 11, 2001 because former President George W. Bush "did not prioritize."

Mr. Media Radio: Christian Finnegan, comedian, 'Au Contraire' Special

Some how, some way, Christian Finnegan has managed to scrape out a unique identity for himself as a stand-up comedian. He’s the guy who, on first glance, you think maybe he’s gay. But he’s not. Ask him about his father-in-law, if you have any doubt.

Op-Ed: Sarah Palin Quits - What Else Is New?

The news media cut away from the tape loop of Michael Jackson's final rehearsal before his death. It took a rambling speech by media darling Sarah Palin to knock the King of Pop off the screen. In breaking news, Palin resigned as governor. So what?

Hannity Offers to Withstand Waterboarding, Olbermann Calls Bluff

In what can only be called a huge episode of hubris, Sean Hannity of the Sean Hannity Show on Fox News Channel offered to undergo the controversial tactic known as waterboarding.

MSNBC Removes Chris Matthews And Keith Olbermann As Anchors

MSNBC and its parent company NBC have decided to remove Keith Olbermann and Chris Matthews as anchors during live political events and replace them with NBC newsman and White House correspondent, David Gregory.

Op-Ed: The Voice of Reason

In the dark days of the McCarthy era few voices were raised against the evil but one that was belonged to Edward R. Murrow. Today a new voice of reason is raised against the evil that is the Bush Administration. It belongs to Keith Olbermann.

A Prize For Truth

The Nobel Committee is experiencing difficulty in finding suitable candidates for the Peace Prize. Perhaps the solution is to consider candidates over a broader range of people. Who do you think should win?

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