Olbermann Suspends ‘Worst Person’

by Robert Costa

After reflecting on the Jon Stewart rally, MSNBC’s Keith Olbermann, host of Countdown, is suspending his show’s “Worst Person in the World” segment. On tonight’s program, he announced that he is ending the long-running feature, with an “eye toward discontinuing” it. (For some background, here’s Jay’s magazine piece about being dubbed one of the WPITW.)