Transcript for Hulk Hogan Fired From WWE After Racist Remarks Go Public
The latest now on hulk hogan. The superstar wrestler fired from the WWE and kicked out of the hall of fame after racist remarks were made public. David Wright has the story. Reporter: This morning, the most famous professional wrestler of all time is no longer a WWE hall of famer. Hulk hogan, for now, just another gym rat. Spotted this weekend with his wife on their way to work out in Clearwater, Florida. Hogan has been body-slammed by his own words eight years ago. In a racist outburst complete with the "N" word caught on tape. The WWE saying in a statement, we are committed to embracing and celebrating individuals from all backgrounds. The swiftness with which the WWE made the decision to scrub hogue frn their website and hall of fame has surprised some. Especially because he was such face of the organization for so many years. Reporter: The recording is the first big bomb shell in the suit against Gawker media. Hogan is suing the media for releasing a sex tape of hogue and his best friend's wife. He says it was unacceptable for me to have used that language. There's no excuse for it. This weekending hogan's friends and family tweeted support for the wrestling legend. Last night, hogan re-tweeted the following. Biracial president Obama uses the "N" word and is awe plauded and keeps his job. Hulk hogan uses "N" word and is vilified and loses his job. Let's get more on the fires burning out west, ginger.
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