By Ken Tucker
Updated April 07, 2009 at 10:27 PM EDT

No matter what you think of Keith Olbermann’s political views, you have to admit his farewell last night to his mother, who died on Saturday, was a wonderful segment from a son to his mom:

I’m not a baseball fan, but watching this, I wish I’d caught a few games just to see Olbermann’s mom in the stands. All sympathy to you, Mr. Olbermann.