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Christiane Amanpour, Keith Olbermann share behind-the-scenes shots from ‘Colbert’ finale

The Colbert Report finale was a thrill to watch, with the number of guest stars appearing in the final “We’ll Meet

That's One Way To Get Business Done

3 days agoSports : Deadspin

From #Colbert Farewell: @MarkCuban finalized Rondo deal in green room, sitting w/Waterston, Daniels, me + dismaying UN Amb. Samantha Power — Keith Olbermann (@KeithOlbermann) December 19, 2014 Read more...

Keith Olbermann calls out Doug Gottlieb for his dumb Kobe Bryant tweet

CBS’s Doug Gottlieb has been in hot water over the last couple days over a tweet criticizing Kobe Bryant for demonstrating support for Eric Garner, the man choked to death by New York City police.  Bryant, LeBron James, Derrick Rose,...Show More Summary

Keith Olbermann rips CBS analyst for griping about Kobe Bryant’s support of Eric Garner protests

last weekNews : The Raw Story

ESPN host Keith Olbermann blasted former colleague Doug Gottlieb on Wednesday for complaining about NBA star Kobe Bryant and his teammates’ show of support for the protests against the Eric Garner grand jury decision. “It’s called empathy, Doug, and you don’t have it,”...

My First Big Break: Keith Olbermann

As a kid growing up in the Hudson Valley, Keith Olbermann would watch New York news anchors Jim Jensen, Bill Beutel and Roger Grimsby. But it was an internship at WNYW that put him on the path on TV stardom. And, as it turns out, the guy who gave the sports-to-news back to sports broadcaster his break in TV would give him another shot later on. Show More Summary

My First Big Break: Keith Olbermann

As a kid, Keith Olbermann would daydream of being a TV broadcaster. The only question was: sports or news? After nearly 40 years in the business, Olbermann has done both, with gigs at CNN, Fox Sports, MSNBC, twice, and ESPN, twice. As...Show More Summary

Keith Olbermann Calls Royal Etiquette Expert The World’s Worst Person And He’s Not Wrong

last weekSports : With Leather

OnMondaynight,LeBronJamesputhisarmaroundKateMiddleton forapicturefollowingtheirgameagainsttheNets.EveryoneflippedoutaboutitandourfriendsacrossthepondgottheirknickersinabunchbecausesomeonedaredtouchPrincessKatewithasweatyarm.ARoyaletiquetteblowhardnamedWilliamHansondeliveredascathingrebukeofKingJamesintheDailyMail.

Keith Olberman Remembers Jean Beliveau, 'the walking, skating definition of class'

Jean Beliveau's passing has inspired plenty of stories detailing what he meant to the hockey world. Keith Olbermann describes Bealiveau as, "Joe DiMaggio but with modesty and a sense of humor." Here, Olbermann recounts a wonderful story from his childhood when Bealiveau was interviewed during a game against the New York Rangers.

Jason Whitlock Thinks Rams "Hands Up" Players Might Not Be on Rosters Next Year

2 weeks agoSports : The Big Lead

Jason Whitlock joined Keith Olbermann’s show yesterday to discuss the Rams players — Tavon Austin, Jared Cook, Stedman (...)

ESPN’s Keith Olbermann Call For NFL Commish Roger Goodell’s Job… Again

ESPN’s Keith Olbermann has attacked NFL commissioner Roger Goodell on a regular basis since the league botched the handling of Ray Rice‘s domestic abuse situation. Since the NFL and ESPN are partners, and the league will do anything it can to “protect the shield,” it is awfully bold for Olbermann to take such a strong stance against the commissioner. Show More Summary

Keith Olbermann giddily picks apart Bill O’Reilly’s claims of being a super jock

last monthNews : The Raw Story

ESPN host Keith Olbermann was only too happy to name Fox’s Bill O’Reilly his “World’s Worst Person in Sports” on Wednesday, as he dissected O’Reilly’s portrayal of himself as a former star athlete. “This is fun,” Olbermann — who regularly...

Olbermann Finds a Way to Make Bill O’Reilly ‘World’s Worst Person in Sports’

last monthNews : Mediaite

When Keith Olbermann returned to ESPN last summer, he vowed that he would only discuss political figures like Barack Obama and George W. Bush as they relate to sports. Presumably, the same goes for his former cable news competition, which is why Olbermann must have been thrilled when he heard that Bill O'Reilly would be appearing on ESPN radio this week.

Keith Olbermann's tribute to Gordie Howe is emotional and perfect

Gordie Howe wasn't supposed to walk or possibly even live after his brain injury in the 1950 NHL playoffs. The next season he returned to score 86 points. This among many stories from Keith Olbermann tell the tale or a remarkable man, an amazing player, and a better person, with a wit so sharp it could only be rivaled by his eidetic memory. Show More Summary

The Republican Lawsuit Against Obamacare Gets a New ‘Liberal’ Attorney

You might know the name Jonathan Turley from his many appearances on the old Countdown with Keith Olbermann show and, most recently, from his vocal opposition to President Obama’s use of drones and NSA surveillance. He’s basically Glenn Greenwald but with a paycheck from the George Washington University Law School, where he’s a professor of [...]

Keith Olbermann shows his softer side

Ed Note: This post appears courtesy The Hall of Very Good. Remember back in August when the El Paso Chihuahuas donned, what seemed to be at the time, some ridiculous, yet unique, jerseys? Well, it turns out that the team’s Bark in the Park night was more than just an award-winning publicity stunt. Show More Summary

WrestleMedia: Your favorite media feuds as a WWE PPV

It’s no secret that it’s been a tumultuous time in our corner of the sports world.  It seems like every week there’s a new juicy media feud to sink our teeth into.  One minute Mike Francesa is battling Keith Olbermann, and then he’s moving on to Michael Kay. Show More Summary

Adnan Virk makes fun of ESPN’s dependence on football

2 months agoSports : Awful Announcing The talented Adnan Virk subbed for Keith Olbermann on Monday.  Given that Olbermann’s show is not centered around 21 hours of debate like the rest of the ESPN lineup, one might see some different topics emerge from time to time. Show More Summary

Keith Olbermann tears apart “morons” in Ray Rice costumes

The former MSNBC host criticized the "violent, racist" Halloween getups as succinctly as possible

George Carlin Is Still Providing Jokes To Keith Olbermann’s Show From Beyond The Grave

GeorgeCarlin wasrecentlyhonoredwithhisownstreet inNewYorkCity,completewithatouchingceremonyfromfriendsandfamilysixyearsafterhisdeath.KeithOlbermann wassupposedtobeattheceremony,butcouldn’t.Tomakeupforit,OlbermannprovidedthisnicetributeonhisshowfeaturingabrandnewGeorgeCarlin.

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