NBC apologizes after a Winter Olympics analyst’s comments set off a firestorm
|02/13/2018||Posted by BusinessMediaguide.Com under General World News||
- NBC’s Olympic Asian analyst Joshua Cooper Ramo made comments that many people viewed as culturally insensitive during the Winter Olympics.
- The network has issued an apology, and said in a statement that Ramo “will have no further role on our air.”
An NBC commentator was taken off the air over some remarks he made that were deemed insensitive to Japan-South Korean relations.
The network said Joshua Cooper Ramo was dismissed after he said “every Korean will tell you that Japan is a cultural, technological, and economic example, has been so important to their own transformation.” His comments were seen an inflammatory to read more >>>