Current TV Files Countersuit

    FILE - In this May 3, 2012 file photo, Keith Olbermann poses at the Ronald Reagan Library in Simi Valley, Calif. Current TV has dismissed Keith Olbermann from its talk-show lineup after less than a year, Friday, March 30, 2012. (AP Photo/Mark J. Terrill, File)

    Mark J. Terrill

    So there is just no way the whole Keith Olbermann–Current TV feud will end nicely now, is there? Al Gore’s channel filed a countersuit against Olbermann, accusing the man once considered to be the network’s star of unprofessional behavior. The suit alleges Olbermann threw a mug on the set and also took off, unexcused, 19 out of 41 workdays in January and February. Olbermann filed a lawsuit on Thursday seeking up to $70 million in damages for wrongful termination.

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