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Olbermann focusing on sports again

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Keith Olbermann has had a very interesting broadcasting career. Probably no one has had a more meteoric rise in sports and political news broadcasting, and no one has had more numerous spectacular implos­ions. Calling Olbermann’s broadcasting career checkered doesn’t even scratch the surface. More like volatile. Extremely volatile. Somehow, Olbermann has managed to dust himself off and get another chance. But who would have thought that Olbermann would be returning to a place where he ...

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July 24, 2013
10:28 a.m.

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Olberman is fantastic.He is brilliant and funny as hell. A piece of his past involves him in an elevator accident, resulting in a head injury. To his credit, he has gone on to maintain long term, albeit serial employment. What the public and his employers see as erudition and eccentricities, could be sequelae of his head injury.

Using this as reference, I wish our returning VETS who have sustained head injuries could be afforded as much latitude, and as many chances as Keith has received.