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    ESPN suspends Keith Olbermann for rest of week after Penn State tweets

    -ESPN suspends Keith Olbermann for rest of week after Penn State tweets-

    "ESPN anchor Keith Olbermann will not anchor his show for the rest of the week after a series of tweets directed at Penn State students.

    Olbermann, who was most recently critical of Penn State on his ESPN show in January after Joe Paterno's vacated wins were restored, was told on Twitter by a user about the $13 million raised by Penn State students for pediatric cancer. He responded to the tweet with a response of "pitiful."

    "We are aware of the exchange Keith Olbermann had on Twitter last night regarding Penn State. It was completely inappropriate and does not reflect the views of ESPN," the network said in a statement. "We have discussed it with Keith, who recognizes he was wrong. ESPN and Keith have agreed that he will not host his show for the remainder of this week and will return on Monday." ...

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    Olbermann's a piece of crap. Failed political reporter.
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    Quote Originally Posted by Houshmazode View Post
    Olbermann's a piece of crap. Failed political reporter.
    I could not have said it better. Anything I could add would not be compliant with the CoC.
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    How he can project his disdain for what the coaches and admin did years ago onto the current students, or any student is just straight ignorance and arrogance. The students had nothing to do with what went on in that lockerroom.

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