Keith Olbermann signs off

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I found that some people classified him in the same group where Glenn Beck belonged to. But he not only takes a different position on several matters from Glenn Beck, but also his style of speech is more restrained and logical than the “counterpart.” I wonder if my impression is not shared by most of the people in the USA.

They took him off the air

Perhaps he should go back to talking about sports-especially baseball.

I wonder if he wants to go back to talking about baseball.

→ the same group that Glenn Beck belongs to.
→ from Glenn Beck, his style of speech is also more restrained and logical than his “counterpart.”

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I’ve seen some of his Olbermann’s commentary - it struck me as pretty reasonable and middle of the road. It may just reflect how the American political spectrum has shifted over the past few decades.