No official word as of yet as to what prompt Current to yank Olbermann’s sorry ass from the airwaves, but after Rush Limbaugh got people paying attention again to misogyny in the punditverse, woman-hatingstatementslikethese couldn’t have improved Mr. Olbermann’s job security.
Keith Olbermann tweets that conservative commentator S.E. Cupp should have been aborted. Classy.
For what little it’s worth, he has issued apologies for most of what he’s said, and with all the sincerity of a child dragged next door by his mother to apologize for a broken window too.
I for one am not sad to see him go. Let’s hope that jackass Ed Schultz is next.