Friday, April 4, 2008
This blog has seen its share of radio hosts with contract issues. Now, consider the predicament of liberal talk show host Randi Rhodes, who has a show on Air America. At a recent (off air) appearance on behalf of Air America, the radio host called Hillary Clinton and Geraldine Ferraro "f**n whores." (Coincidently, Rhodes comment about Clinton uses contract as a metaphor: "Hillary is a big f**ing whore, too" ... "You know why she's a big f**ing whore? Because her deal is always, 'Read the fine print, a**hole!').
Without providing much explanation, Air America has temporarily suspended Rhodes' show from the air waves. Rhodes told the Huffington Post: "They are in breach of my contract and have damaged my hard won excellent reputation in the broadcast industry..."
[Meredith R. Miller]