by Mike Krumboltz
Pepper spray, its effects, and its appropriateness continue to be top of mind in the media. Following the protests at UC Davis, during which Occupy protesters were sprayed with pepper spray by a campus police officer, Fox News commentator Megyn Kelly went on the Bill O’Reilly show. Kelly appeared to downplay the physical effects of pepper spray. Kelly said pepper spray is “like a like a derivative of real pepper. It’s a food product essentially.” Maybe so, but her comments have sparked a spicy backlash. A petition is circulating on the Internet that suggests Kelly should put her
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"Megyn Kelly Today" is ending unceremoniously after its namesake host defended blackface Halloween costumes on Tuesday. NBC confirmed in a statement Friday that the morning show has been canceled Megyn Kelly's "Today" show run at NBC is over after a tumultuous week that began when she defended blackface Halloween costumes on Tuesday, causing massive backlash that led her to apologize the Kelly is leaving NBC two days after defending blackface during a segment on ' Kelly Today,' the Daily Mail and Page Six reported Thursday. Tags: megyn, kelly, leaving, after, Megyn Kelly, NBC Strike Exit Kelly’s NBC program ended in October, but she has now truly signed off from the network. The colorful anchor and NBCUniversal have officially e to terms on her exit from the pany Kelly’s new deal brings to a close the most anticipated television news contract negotiations since Katie Couric signed with CBS News in 2006, for $15 million a year.