Talk radio host Jay Severin has been fired after saying on-air not only that he had slept with his interns, but that they were lucky to bed him. However, his firing may ultimately have been about ratings.
According to Mark Shanahan of Boston.com's Names Blog, Severin recently responded on his WTKK-FM show to the lawsuits against Dov Charney. He called Charney's accusers "whores and liars" who should be jailed, before revealing that years before, he himself had slept with female interns. He explained,