Contrite Olbermann excited about 'fresh start' in return to ESPN

Wednesday July 17th, 2013
Keith Olbermann is best known for hosting political shows since leaving ESPN in 1997.
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"I read that the Fox guys think happy days are here again and I'm happy that happy days are here again for them," Skipper said. "Sorry they were not happy before because the days at ESPN have been happy for quite some time and this is another happy day for ESPN."

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