Olbermann (and Matthews) yanked from MSNBC political anchoring duties

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David Gregory will anchor on the nights of debates and election returns, according to NYTimes.

The money graph:

"In interviews, 10 current and former staff members said that long-simmering tensions between MSNBC and NBC reached a boiling point during the conventions. MSNBC is behaving like a heroin addict," one senior staff member observed. "They're living from fix to fix and swearing they'll go into rehab the next week."

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