So Fox Sports hired a comedian to go to the USC campus and make fun of “All American” Asian students in a video welcoming Utah and Colorado to the Pac 12:
You’re already thinking everything I could possibly say about this one, which makes it that much worse that it actually emerged from an editorial process at Fox Sports. Fox has now apologized and pulled the video from its website after The Daily Camera reported on it.
This is one of the most overtly racist things I’ve seen from the Murdoch media—and that’s saying something.
Heads should roll.
Ryan Chittum is a former Wall Street Journal reporter, and deputy editor of The Audit, CJR's business section. If you see notable business journalism, give him a heads-up at firstname.lastname@example.org. Follow him on Twitter at @ryanchittum.
Tags: News Corporation, Racism, Rupert Murdoch, Sports, The Daily Camera