(Keith Olbermann poll article updated with information regarding the former host's Twitter activity.)NEW YORK ( TheStreet) -- Keith Olbermann announced his departure from MSNBC at the end of his program on Friday. The host of MSNBC's prime-time news and political commentary show Countdown with Keith Olbermann read his prepared exit statement on Friday night. MSNBC then emailed a statement to reporters that the network and the liberal talk show host had "ended their contract."
|Keith Olbermann and MSNBC end their contract.|