CBS Radio to Imus: You're Gone
CBS Radio said Thursday that controversial talk-show jock Don Imus is being fired from his morning program on the network.Posted — Updated
"From the outset, I believe all of us have been deeply upset and revulsed by the statements that were made on our air about the young women who represented Rutgers University in the NCAA Women's Basketball Championship with such class, energy and talent," said CBS President and Chief Executive Officer Leslie Moonves.
this society," Moonves said.
Imus in the Morning was carried on 61 stations across the United States and distributed over the Westwood One radio network.
MSNBC had simulcast the radio show on its TV network and had decided to drop the show earlier this week.
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