"It couldn't have happened to a nicer guy. Olbermann was a failure because he was vicious, insulting and off-the-charts liberal. And they replaced him with Lawrence O'Donnell, who is Olbermann but without talent. It is absolutely guaranteed that MSNBC will sink even lower. This network is clueless."
For a glimpse of Olbermann's on-air shenanigans, check out the "Dumb and Dumber " award from the MRC's Best Notable Quotables of 2010 . And, just posted to our NewsBusters' blog, "The Worst of the Worst: A Look Back at Keith Olbermann's Most Outrageous Quotes ."
And for more on the man who is taking over Olbermann's 8pm ET timeslot, check out the "Profile in Bias " MRC prepared in 2010, reviewing Lawrence O'Donnell's most obnoxious TV moments.