He has been busy, just not at MSNBC. The network ended its contract with Olbermann, and the last broadcast of MSNBC’s Countdown With Keith Olbermann was Jan. 21. In February, Olbermann announced he would be chief news officer for the Al Gore/Joel Hyatt public affairs channel Current TV. Starting June 20, he will host a one-hour prime-time show there—also called Countdown With Keith Olbermann.
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