Tatiana Limanova Fired: Russian Newsreader Who Gave Obama The Finger Free To Work At Fox News
FAREWELL Tatiana Limanova, fired for illustrating a story on Barack Obama by giving it the finger. She is now free to work at Fox News:
REN TV, a privately owned channel controlled by associates of Vladimir Putin, the prime minister, said on Thursday it had decided to take her off air calling her actions “unacceptable” and “unprofessional”.
“On 14 November during the ‘News 24’ programme the presenter Limanova made an unacceptable gesture that was a synonym for an offensive expression,” it said in a statement.
Says on Fox insider: She speaks the kind of language our viewers can understand.”
She also does short hand.