Keith Olbermann, the left-leaning host of MSNBC’s Countdown With Keith Olbermann has signed off, ending his successful seven year run as the host of his popular news talk show.
MSNBC confirmed Olbermann’s departure before it occurred, telling The Hollywood Reporter:
“MSNBC and Keith Olbermann have ended their contract. The last broadcast of ‘Countdown with Keith Olbermann’ will be this evening. MSNBC thanks Keith for his integral role in MSNBC’s success and we wish him well in his future endeavors.”