Advertisers virtually abandon O'Reilly Show on FOX
- On Thursday night, virtually all national advertisers abandoned The O'Reilly Factor, the nation's top-rated cable news show. The program included just seven advertisements and was, without warning or explanation, cut 15 minutes short.
More than 50 advertisers have announced they will stop airing ads on the show this week, following an explosive report in the New York Times that O'Reilly and Fox News had paid millions to five women who accused O'Reilly of sexual harassment. Even more advertisers appear to have done so without making an announcement.(Excerpt) Read more at: thinkprogress.org ...
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