Hank Williams Jr. Not Returning To Monday Night Football
Despite his apology yesterday for comments equating the President and Hitler, Hank Williams Jr. and his rowdy friends will no longer be asking if America is ready for some football:
Having pulled his iconic Monday Night Football introduction song following his comments on Fox News comparing President Obama to Hitler on Monday, ESPN has announced that they are terminating their relationship with the country star permanently.
“We have decided to part ways with Hank Williams, Jr. We appreciate his contributions over the past years,” the company said in a statement. “The success of Monday Night Football has always been about the games and that will continue.”
I think Stephen Colbert’s take on this was about right: