TITLE

Eye takes down Imus

AUTHOR(S)
Schneider, Michael
PUB. DATE
April 2007
SOURCE
Daily Variety;4/13/2007, Vol. 295 Issue 9, p1
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports that CBS Radio has cancelled the radio show of Don Imus and is looking for a replacement for the morning drive host. CBS Radio has to remove Imus from their station when major sponsors pulled their advertisements from the show after Imus referred the Rutgers University women's basketball team as nappy headed hos. According to CBS president Leslie Moonves, the statement made on air about young women with class, energy and talent has deeply upset the public.
ACCESSION #
24800136

 

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