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  1. Olbermann vs. Current: How the Fired Anchor Can Win the $40 Mil Legal War

    5:00 am 4/4/2012

    The cable network formally cut ties with Keith Olbermann last week, citing "material, serial breach" of contract and "sabotage" and "disparagement"; now, the gloves are coming off.Read more

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  2. Keith Olbermann Addresses Current TV Ouster on 'Late Show With David Letterman': 'I Screwed Up' (Video)

    5:42 pm 4/3/2012

    The political commentator discusses the issues that plagued the cable network, including problems with the set and the car service, and he likens himself to "a $10 million chandelier."Read more

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  3. Keith Olbermann vs. Current TV: Accusations, Threats, Tweets and Gossip

    7:13 am 4/3/2012

    The war of words between the news anchor and the network that fired him heats up, with public declarations and anonymous slams making clear their mutual distaste.Read more

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  4. Eliot Spitzer Bombs in Ratings Following Keith Olbermann Exit

    8:57 pm 4/2/2012

    The "Countdown" replacement notched just 47,000 total viewers in its Friday debut, marking a 74 percent drop from the March average for the time slot.Read more

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  5. Eliot Spitzer’s Current TV Debut Ignores Keith Olbermann (Video)

    4:39 pm 3/31/2012

    The former New York governor tackled U.S. foreign policy and Mitt Romney during "Viewpoint," while Olbermann took to Twitter to mock his former employer and its new hire.Read more

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  6. Keith Olbermann Scheduled to Talk Current TV With David Letterman Tuesday

    9:11 pm 3/30/2012

    CBS announced via Twitter that the ousted political commentator will tell his side of the story on an episode of “The Late Show” next week.Read more

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  7. Keith Olbermann: Current Won't Pay $50 Million Deal, Cites Breach of Contract, Sabotage, Disparagement

    6:14 pm 3/30/2012

    Olbermann's team was informed Thursday morning that Current would immediately replace him with Eliot Spitzer; accused of missing 19 out of 41 work days Read more

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  8. Current TV Retains Crisis PR Experts for Anticipated Battle With Keith Olbermann (Exclusive)

    4:05 pm 3/30/2012

    The network retains lawyers and crisis PR experts Mark Fabiani and Chris Lehane, who have represented Bill and Hillary Clinton and Lance Armstrong. Read more

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  9. Keith Olbermann Tweets Response to Firing; Conservatives React

    3:20 pm 3/30/2012

    News of the shakeup at Current TV quickly lit up the Internet on both sides of the political spectrum.Read more

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  10. Keith Olbermann Slams Current TV Over Firing; Threatens Legal Action

    2:52 pm 3/30/2012

    The "Countdown" host was fired from the network and will be replaced by a new program with Eliot Spitzer. Read more

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