13 March 2013 10:51 AM, PDT | EW - Inside TV | See recent EW.com - Inside TV news »

Our long national nightmare is over: Nearly one year after filing a blistering, $70 million lawsuit against Current TV, Keith Olbermann and his former employer have reportedly reached a settlement. Specifics of the deal are confidential — and Current TV has declined to comment, while Olbermann has not yet responded to EW’s requests for comment — but according to Deadline, the ousted host was awarded “a significant payout.”

Olbermann brought his nightly political program Countdown With Keith Olbermann to Current after departing from MSNBC in 2011. Upon being let go by Al Gore’s net less than a year later, he accused the »


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