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In Jon Stewart's absence, it's possible that some network somewhere will see an opportunity to bring Keith Olbermann back to television. The former host of "Countdown" (canceled on both MSNBC and Current TV) is considered by many to be bombastic, overbearing and biased — and that's just his fans. Olbermann is a journalist, not a comedian (yes, there is a difference), and in addition to featuring his liberally slanted opinions, "Countdown" covered news and adhered to some form of journalistic standards. Olbermann's favorite bit: Closing some broadcasts by reading extended passages from the works of author James Thurber.