Elliot Spitzer is the one replacing him. Mr. Spitzer is an attorney and a politician. He also has TV experience. Mr. Olbermann is not a journalist. He briefly was a sports journalist. But he became a TV host. Calling him a "journalist" would require we do the same for Oprah Winfrey.
Current TV has fired Mr. Olbermann. Look for him to slam and attack Al Gore (a co-owner of Current TV).
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