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  1. Keith Olbermann Names EP for Relaunch of 'Countdown' on Current TV

    8:07 am 5/31/2011

    Former MSNBC colleague David Sarosi, who produced the "worst person" segment on Olbermann's MSNBC show, will step into the role.Read more

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  2. 'Those Guys Have All the Fun:' Book Review

    11:09 am 5/25/2011

    “Those Guys Have All the Fun,” by Pulitzer Prize winner Tom Shales and James Miller, also details rampant sexual harassment and the poor handling of racial issues (reporter Jason Whitlock says you have to be “cartoonish to be black and have success”) at the network.Read more

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  3. Sex, Gambling, Corporate Intrigue Headline New ESPN Book 'Those Guys Have All the Fun'

    6:13 pm 5/18/2011

    Details begin to leak from the much-talked-about history, due out May 24.Read more

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  4. New ESPN Book 'Those Guys Have All the Fun' Reveals Keith Olbermann Pay Drama; Strife at 'SportsCenter'

    2:50 pm 5/16/2011

    "I was enraged. There was no choice but to get rid of him," says ESPN chairman Herb Granat in excerpt of Tom Shales and James Andrew Miller history.Read more

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  5. Michael Moore to Be a Contributor on Keith Olbermann's New Show

    12:54 pm 5/11/2011

    Other regular contributors include documentary filmmaker Ken Burns, comedian Richard Lewis and Daily Kos founder Markos Moulitsas.Read more

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  6. Keith Olbermann's Show to Launch June 20 on Current TV

    7:41 am 4/26/2011

    It will still be called "Countdown With Keith Olbermann." Read more

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  7. Keith Olbermann Is a 'Game Changer' for Current TV, Says Exec

    12:37 pm 3/3/2011

    The former "Countdown" host joked that network execs closed the deal quickly so "[I could] be trotted out on stage like the two-headed calf that talks."Read more

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  8. Keith Olbermann's January MSNBC Exit Results in Recent Ratings Drop

    12:15 pm 2/21/2011

    Figures for Lawrence O'Donnell's "The Last Word," which replaced "Countdown With Keith Olbermann," are down 10 percent from results for the same time a year ago.Read more

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  9. Oscar Boost: Aaron Sorkin is Satirized on 'The Good Wife,' '30 Rock'

    6:49 pm 2/17/2011

    Oscar favorite Aaron Sorkin used to be a bit prickly about criticism, but now he gets it: When they make fun of you, they make you a star.Read more

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  10. Keith Olbermann's Current TV Show to Air Opposite MSNBC's Lawrence O'Donnell (Report)

    8:44 pm 2/9/2011

    The former "Countdown" host will keep his 8 p.m. slot, pitting him against the anchor who replaced him and longstanding rival Bill O'Reilly.Read more

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