Justice: 'Kill Joe the Plumber' Radio Host Fired

A left-leaning San Francisco radio host who doubles as a columnist for the Huffington Post has been dismissed from his broadcast job for an expletive-laden, on-air diatribe in which he called for the death of "Joe the Plumber." On his own website, Charles Raymond Bouley Jr., more popularly known as Karel, confirmed he was fired from his weekend KGO radio show for the rant, which happened when he thought he was off the air.

"With a two-minute phone call and one-paragraph letter I have been fired from KGO. I'm told the engineer that made the mistake has been as well," he wrote.

Read More