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ESPN Suspends Jemele Hill For Encouraging a Boycott of the Dallas Cowboys

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Jemele Hill has been suspended for two weeks after violating ESPN’s social media guidelines, for a second time. The network announced its decision Monday afternoon, saying Hill “previously acknowledged letting her colleagues and company down with an impulsive tweet.” “In the aftermath, all employees were reminded of how individual tweets …

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ESPN to Lay Off About 100 Employees

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On Wednesday, ESPN sent a memo to its employees, confirming the dismissal of nearly 100 employees, including some of the network’s popular on-air talent. “Dynamic change demands an increased focus on versatility and value, and as a result, we have been engaged in the challenging process of determining the talent …

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Sage Steele Booted From ESPN’s ‘NBA Countdown’

Sage Steele has been booted from ESPN’s “NBA Countdown” show just a week before the playoffs.     Critics online have been celebrating Steele’s removal. She’s received a great amount of backlash over the last few months over multiple comments she’s made regarding the black community, politics, and most recently …

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Dan Le Batard Shuts Down Racist Who Comes For Papi

Dan Le Batard hosts ESPN’s hilarious sports/pop culture show, Highly Questionable, alongside Bomani Jones and his father Gonzalo Le Batard, affectionately known as “Papi.”  The show is a favorite amongst sports lovers and non-sports lovers alike, especially when Papi raps along to hip hop music with his heavy Cuban accent. …

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