RESIGNATION FROM MSNB:
Martin Bashir has resigned from MSNBC following statments he made on his show, November 22nd regarding Sarah Palin. Bashir called Palin a "Dunce" and suggested on air that she might be a candidate for individuals to deficate and urinate on.
Pressure had been put on MSNBC to fire him and on Bashir for an aploogy folowing the broadcast. Bashir who joined MSNBC in the summer of 2010, apologized, went on leave and subsequently tendered his resignation.
Bashir follows Alec Baldwin as the second personality to leave MSNBC because of inflamitory or insensitive comments on air.
Martin Bashir- British journalist and media personality.