Keith Olbermann Taking 'Couple Weeks' Off 'Countdown'

Keith Olbermann is taking a vacation from "Countdown."

The MSNBC host announced Friday that he will be taking a "couple weeks vacation off" from his show.

Olbermann spent the first weekend of his vacation cheering on the Yankees.

Sunday night on Twitter, he mocked a user who implied there was something ominous about his two-week vacation.

"What a scandal! A vacation!" he tweeted.