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Keith Olbermann offers six-minute apology for Penn State tweet melee
Keith Olbermann offers six-minute apology for Penn State tweet melee

Sports commentator Keith Olbermann spent nearly seven minutes Monday during his show attempting to atone for a Twitter brawl that got him taken off the air for a week. Olbermann was suspended by ESPN brass after he got into it with Penn State supporters following his response to a tweet directed at him Feb. 23 concerning the school’s annual fundraising event THON, which raises money to help fight pediatric cancer. A woman tweeted Olbermann a link to a news story about the event, which has raised more than $13 million. She also included the first two words of the school's signature chant, "We are Penn State!" To which Olbermann replied in a tweet,...

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