The day after Watters made the comments, he announced that he would be "taking a vacation" for the remainder of the week amid calls for his firing.
He was replaced on The Five by Jesse Watters. Tantaros said her allegations first resulted in her being demoted from The Five to Outed, and then in her being taken off the air in April altogether.
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Reception[ edit ] Reaction fcn the show among critics fnc chat been mostly positive, though the week it premiered, Alex Pareenecolumnist for the website Salonslammed it as "boring and lame" and "not even worth getting outraged about. Unlike thehost-driven generation fnc chat opinion shows, The Five adds a refreshing new element to cable news—a plot. In AugustBeckel was forced to apologize on-air when, while trying to clarify an earlier remark wherein he called Michael Vick a "redneck," said the term was not racial, because "blacks are rednecks, whites are rednecks, I was a redneck, Chinamen are rednecks.
On April 25,she was placed off-air, indefinitely, for what Fox News said were "contract issues. Tucker, it was always evident that you were on the Fox News A-Team, and you brought real gravitas to fnc chat curvy couch: When major news events occurred, you would oft stay put on the show as co-anchor or pundit when your co-hosts other than Aly oft vacated theirs.
Eric Bolling[ edit ] Eric Bollingwho had been a show regular since the series' inception, announced on April 19, fnc chat he would be leaving to start work on a new afternoon talk show, The Fox News Specialistswhich aired during The Five's former 5 p.