Current TV Dismisses Keith Olbermann

Olbermann's program will be replaced by "Viewpoint With Eliot Spitzer."

By BRIAN STELTER 10:06 pm | Updated For nearly a year now, Al Gore and Joel Hyatt have been building their liberal cable news channel, Current TV, with the mercurial television anchorman Keith Olbermann at its center. Current said on Friday afternoon

Keith Olbermann has been fired by Current TV, the network that took him in after the much higher-profile MSNBC cut him loose.

Current TV has dismissed Keith Olbermann from its talk-show lineup after less than a year, Friday, March 30, 2012. (AP Photo/Mark J. Terrill, File) NEW YORK, NY – Keith Olbermann was gone, a new host had replaced him and history seemed to have repeated

By BRIAN STELTER 10:06 pm | Updated For nearly a year now, Al Gore and Joel Hyatt have been building their liberal cable news channel, Current TV, with the mercurial television anchorman Keith Olbermann at its center. Current said on Friday afternoon