Newswire: Another Fox News host has been fired for being an asshole

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Further bad news arrived today for the channel well known for ignoring any news that doesn’t further its ideological interests. Variety reports that Bob Beckel, co-host of primetime program The Five, has been fired from Fox News for “making an insensitive remark to an African-American employee,” according to a network statement. This comes on the heels of the channel terminating its contract with alleged serial harasser Bill O’Reilly last month, only the latest in an ongoing series of firings that have ensued following inappropriate behavior from conservatives eager to explain liberal America’s moral failings. Actor-turned-semi-coherent-pundit Stacey Dash was let go in January, following a suspension for an obscene tirade against then-President Obama, and everybody’s favorite dead source of all this tragedy, Roger Ailes, began the bloodletting with his termination last year. It’s almost like there is some sort of problem with a business culture in ...