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OLBERMANN: “I SCREWED UP REALLY BIG”

April 4, 2012 by · Leave a Comment 

In a bizarre mea culpa, Keith Olbermann appeared to take responsibility for the debacle at Current TV that ended in his being fired last week. “I screwed up really big on this,” he told David Letterman on Late Show on Tuesday. “It’s my fault that it didn’t succeed, in the sense that I didn’t think […]

OLBERMANN AND CURRENT TV IN SECRET PEACE TREATY

January 9, 2012 by · Leave a Comment 

Keith Olbermann won’t be anchoring coverage of the New Hampshire primary Tuesday night, but he has agreed to anchor Current TV’s coverage of future primaries this year. Olbermann and the cable network each issued terse statements on Sunday, revealing nothing about the cause of their previous squabble or how it had been resolved. Several commentators […]

OLBERMANN’S DEBUT RATINGS ON CURRENT ARE ELECTRIC

June 23, 2011 by · Leave a Comment 

Some179,000 viewers 25-54 were able to find Countdown With Keith Olbermann on its first day on Al Gore’s Current TV channel, placing him only slightly behind his former channel MSNBC with 237,000 viewers and Fox with 735,000 but ahead of CNN with 89,000, according to Nielsen Research figures released Wednesday by Current. Oddly the network […]