A Preview of Olbermann’s NN Essays

By Brian 

Keith Olbermann‘s occasional pieces on NBC Nightly News won’t look like his Special Comments on MSNBC.

“I don’t think that ‘Nightly News’ is necessarily the right environment for straight political commentary,” he tells the Washington Post. What he has in mind are produced essays about “the passing of a political figure, or a milestone event in the entertainment world or the sports world.”

Sometimes, he says, “if you have a position as a commentator, you know to leave that at the door.”