Keith Olbermann Says Goodbye To His Mother

By Ben Cohen

Keith Olbermann gives a touching tribute to his mother, Marie Olbermann, who he credits with making him the person he is today. We’d like to extend our sympathies to Keith and his family, and credit Marie for raising one of the true saviors of the new media – a man who never let anyone tell him what to do. A trait, it seems, clearly passed on by his mother.

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Ben Cohen is the editor and founder of The Daily Banter. He lives in Washington DC where he does podcasts, teaches Martial Arts, and tries to be a good father. He would be extremely disturbed if you took him too seriously.