Imus Fired AFter Racial Comments
Disc jockey Don Imus was fired Thursday from the CBS radio network after making racial comments regarding the Rutgers women's basketball team last week. According to The Associated Press, CBS decided to remove Imus' radio show from the air Thursday, following the removal of his show from MSNBC on Wednesday.
CNN is reporting 8 companies removed their ads from Imus's show including General Motors and American Express.
According to BBC News, the head of CBS met with civil rights activist who insisted that the network remove Imus from his position.