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  1. Keith Olbermann Defaces A-Rod; Reveals Apologies, Drama Behind ESPN Return

    9:00 am PDT 08/14/2013
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    He once "napalmed" his former network. Now he's back, helming a new late-night show, and divulging the full back story of how he said sorry, to whom and his true feelings for Al Gore (hint: there is name-calling). READ MORE

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  2. Keith Olbermann Uncensored: 'Sorry About Your Testicle,' Lance Armstrong

    9:00 am PDT 08/14/2013
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    The provocative sportscaster-slash-pundit takes on five of the biggest controversies of the day, from Alex Rodriguez's PED scandal to Texas A&M star Johnny Manziel. READ MORE

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  3. Keith Olbermann on His ESPN Homecoming

    9:00 am PDT 08/14/2013
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    The tempestuous anchor who once "napalmed" his former network is now back and helming a new late-night show. READ MORE

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  4. A-Rod's Suspension: Hollywood Reacts on Twitter

    1:55 pm PDT 08/05/2013
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    Chris Rock, Dane Cook and Star Jones were among those sharing their thoughts on the Yankees slugger's 200-plus-game suspension. READ MORE

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  5. TCA: Keith Olbermann, Dan Harmon and Why TV Always Forgives (Analysis)

    8:05 pm PDT 07/24/2013
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    What do TV execs do when faced with stars who behave badly? They suck it up and hire them back, argues THR's chief TV critic Tim Goodman. READ MORE

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  6. Keith Olbermann: Politics Won't Be Off-Limits on ESPN Show

    2:54 pm PDT 07/24/2013
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    "It's important to acknowledge I was there before; we will be doing that on a nightly basis and we will unleash things from a time capsule on a regular basis," the former MSNBC and Current anchor tells reporters. READ MORE

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  7. Nate Silver Leaving 'New York Times' for ESPN

    6:08 pm PDT 07/19/2013
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    The statistician, whose blog FiveThirtyEight was a must-read during election season, may contribute to Keith Olbermann's ESPN 2 program. READ MORE

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  8. It's Official: Keith Olbermann Back to ESPN

    9:40 am PDT 07/17/2013
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    UPDATED: "I could apologize 1,000 times," said Olbermann. "But all that is going to make a difference is how I conduct myself." READ MORE

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  9. Keith Olbermann Finalizes Deal With ESPN

    9:20 pm PDT 07/16/2013
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    The former MSNBC host will lead a New York-based late-night show on ESPN2. READ MORE

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  10. ESPN's John Skipper on Sports Rights, Layoffs and Keith Olbermann: 'We Don't Have a Policy Here That You Can Never Come Back' (Q&A)

    11:00 am PDT 06/26/2013
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    The one-time wannabe literary editor oversees Disney's $40 billion asset, manages an increasingly competitive sports-rights universe and faces a new Fox challenger. READ MORE

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  11. Keith Olbermann's TV Resume Through the Years

    8:28 pm PDT 06/06/2013
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    The host has jumped from network to network. READ MORE

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  12. Turner Sports Exec: Keith Olbermann Realizes He's 'Burned Bridges'

    11:03 am PDT 06/05/2013
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    "This was about getting back to something that he really wanted to do," said Turner's David Levy. “He knows baseball. He has a passion for it. And I’m willing to take that risk because I think he’s that talented." READ MORE

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  13. Keith Olbermann Returning to TV on Turner (Exclusive)

    6:45 am PDT 06/05/2013
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    UPDATED: The former Current and MSNBC anchor will lead TBS' studio coverage of the Major League Baseball postseason. READ MORE

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  14. Power Lawyers: 'Star Trek's' JJ Abrams, Michael Bay and Les Moonves Pose With Their Attorneys

    10:00 am PDT 05/22/2013
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    Talent celebrate THR's top 100 entertainment lawyers in America. READ MORE

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  15. Keith Olbermann Settles $50 Million Current TV Lawsuit (Exclusive)

    7:30 pm PDT 03/12/2013
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    UPDATED: In a joint statement, both parties confirmed to THR that a settlement deal has been reached. Terms will not be released. READ MORE

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  16. Olbermann Seeks Summary Judgment in Current TV Case As Key Mediation Nears

    7:56 pm PST 03/08/2013
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    The former 'Countdown' host, who says he's owed at least $50 million, files new court documents that are heavily redacted for confidentiality. READ MORE

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  17. Keith Olbermann Wants to Return to ESPN (Report)

    1:44 pm PST 03/04/2013
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    The broadcaster, off the air since his abrupt Current TV exit in 2012, has reportedly met with network president John Skipper. READ MORE

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  18. Keith Olbermann Makes Large Donation to Student-Run Radio Station

    6:00 am PST 01/16/2013
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    The Ithaca-based WVBR-FM, where the TV anchor got his start as a student at Cornell, will move into a new facility named after Olbermann's father Theodore and late classmate Glenn Corneliess. READ MORE

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  19. How Jeff Zucker Can Make CNN Less Boring (Analysis)

    9:30 am PST 12/06/2012
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    Andrew Tyndall writes for THR that the news network needs essential programming that viewers can't help but share, instead of playing it safe. READ MORE

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  20. San Francisco Giants Sweep World Series: What Hollywood Is Saying

    9:56 pm PDT 10/28/2012
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    "Evidently, some giants won a contest. So unfair," quips Steve Martin, while "The Book of Mormon" star Josh Gad joked that the team "made the last two weeks unbearably boring with [their] dominance." READ MORE

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  21. Keith Olbermann Offers Special 'Special Comment' Over Romney's 47% Gaffe (Video)

    8:32 am PDT 09/18/2012
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    The former MSNBC and Current anchor sent out a web video providing his giggly take on the latest campaign controversy. READ MORE

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