Something to do with bringing civility back to the discussion? Who knows. I guess we'll find out soon. No doubt that Olby will be back soon. HBO signed Bill Maher after he was tossed by ABC. So figure someone will give Olbermann a platform for his schtick.
And why not. Idiots need a hero too.
UPDATE: TMZ reports
Olby didn't play well with others in the company sandbox. Sounds right.