Keith Olbermann's Favorite People Of 2008: Obama, Palin, SNL, Affleck, Letterman

Keith Olbermann ran down a list of his favorite people of 2008 Monday night on "Countdown."

"When looking back at this historic year, it became clear we could not pick our favorite things this go-around," Olbermann said. "There was only one thing in 2008, it seemed: the never-ending, always-entertaining race to replace President Bush. So given the prism of the historic election, we'll remember this year by highlighting our favorite candidates and characters of Decision 2008."

Watch Keith's favorites:

Barack Obama:
Sarah Palin:
Ben Affleck as Keith Olbermann:
David Letterman:

"We, the People," who elected Barack Obama and "changed the country":