Current TV fires commentator Olbermann

Current TV fires commentator Olbermann

There are 142 comments on the Reuters story from Mar 30, 2012, titled Current TV fires commentator Olbermann. In it, Reuters reports that:

Television commentator Keith Olbermann has been fired by Current TV, the network's founders said on Friday, after just a year with the network.

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Since: Dec 09

Kihei, HI

#154 Apr 5, 2012
Skuttlebutt wrote:
current tv has bigger problems than oberdickhead...seems that the fine al hore channel doesn't have enough viewers so some of the cable companies are not going carry it...too bad for the fat al hore
I hope it goes down in flames...f**k these liberals and their f**ked up anti-America beliefs.

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Is Eternal Vigilance

#155 Apr 6, 2012
Olbermann seems to be of the mentality that you can collect a check without showing up and working at a job for it...

In a statement issued to on Thursday, Current TV said that Olbermann was terminated for “serial, material breaches of his contract, including the failure to show up at work, sabotaging the network and attacking Current and its executives.”

“We will be happy to engage on the law and the facts in the appropriate forum. It is well established that over his professional career Mr. Olbermann has specialized in pounding the table,” added the network’s rep.“However, Mr. Olbermann, by filing his false and malicious lawsuit, has now put this matter into a legal process where there will be an objective review of the facts. We hope Mr. Olbermann understands that when it comes to the legal process, he is actually required to show up.”

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