Culturally Insensitive Execs Fired
Steve Harvey, a well-known television host, has spoken out strongly in support of Ellen and her show. Described her as “one of the most pleasant people I’ve ever encountered in this industry.” Since they were just starting out as stand-up comics, he claims to have known her.
After the firing of “Ellen Show” execs for being culturally insensitive, he vehemently defended Ellen against every intolerance accusations. Asked her to “keep her head up,” he spoke of his support for the troubled television personality. Even though he urged her to leave, he also predicted her return if she stayed.