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ESPN fires headline writer, suspends clueless anchor*

Sunday, February 19, 2012

The ESPN employee responsible for that “Chink in the Armor” headline on its mobile and tablet platforms has been fired. And ESPN anchor Max Bretos (above) drew a 30-day suspension after using the expression on-air. ESPN, which has apologized, said a similar offense occurred on one of its radio programs but that the offender wasn’t an employee.

[+] Add: LA Times story lede: "Some folks at ESPN are Lin trouble."
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