Sean Hannity Has Now Lost 5 Sponsors Since Remarks Defending Roy Moore

Sean Hannity has now lost a total of five corporate sponsors since his Thursday segment questioning the motives of women who have accused men like Alabama senate candidate Roy Moore of sexual misconduct.
Over the weekend, the DNA testing service 23andMe and Nature’s Bounty said they were withdrawing ads from Hannity’s primetime Fox News show — joining previously announced moves by Keurig, Realtor.com, and the plus-size fashion label Eloquii.
Another one-time Hannity advertiser, E-Trade, also issued a statement insisting that it has not run ads on the show in months.
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We’ve received inquiries RE: advertising on Hannity. We are not running TV advertising on Hannity. We continue to closely evaluate where we advertise.
— 23andMe (@23andMe) November 10, 2017

Hello. We can confirm that we do not have advertisements running on this program.
— Nature's Bounty (@NaturesBounty) November 11, 2017

Hello, we have not ran advertising on this program for months and have no plans to do so in the future.
— E*TRADE (@etrade) November 10, 2017

Keurig, Realtor.com, and Eloquii dumped the program over the weekend, as TheWrap previously reported. 
The move to pressure advertisers to drop Hannity is a favored tactic of Media Matters for America president Angelo Carusone, who had been leading a very public campaign on Twitter to advance his cause.

Angelo, thank you for your concern and for bringing this to our attention. We worked with our media partner and FOX news to stop our ad from airing during the Sean Hannity Show.
— Keurig (@Keurig) November 11, 2017

Good evening @McDonalds. Are you aware your ads are currently running during Sean Hannity's show? Hannity attacks women that speak out and has defended sexually preying on children. Many companies already removed ads. Were yours run in error?
— Angelo Carusone (@GoAngelo) November 13, 2017

Good evening @SHRM (Society for Human Resources Management). You are currently one of Sean Hannity's most active sponsors. Hannity has repeatedly attacked women that speak out about sexual abuse and harassment. Many companies already removed ads. Please reconsider. cc @SHRMPress
— Angelo Carusone (@GoAngelo) November 13, 2017

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Carusone launched a similar effort in May after Hannity repeatedly inflamed rumors about the unsolved 2016 murder of Democratic National Committee staffer Seth Rich.
Fox News and Carusone did not immediately respond to request for comment on Monday.
Hannity fans however have not taken the news lying down, launching their own campaign to boycott Keurig.
Also Read: Sean Hannity Targets Senate Candidate Roy Moore's Accusers: 'Do People Do It for Money?'
The Fox News host cheered them on Sunday night, retweeting news of people smashing their Keurig machines and promoting his own giveaway of coffee makers.

I am humbled and speechless and frankly laughing my ass off. I love all my deplorable friends. Thank you and Game on!!
— Sean Hannity (@seanhannity) November 13, 2017

These videos are hilarious!! https://t.co/pwCGhrJtbr
— Sean Hannity (@seanhannity) November 13, 2017

Deplorable friends, I am buying 500 coffee makers tomorrow to give away!! Details on radio and TV. Hint; best videos!!
— Sean Hannity (@seanhannity) November 13, 2017

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Source: The Wrap

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