A reporter who dug up a local hero’s old offensive tweets was fired for his own offensive tweets

The Des Moines Register reporter who came under fire for reporting on a local Iowa hero’s old, offensive tweets was fired by the newspaper for his own old, offensive tweets. Iowa resident Carson King turned a viral moment into a way to raise over $2 million for a children’s hospital before he was dropped from a partnership with Anheuser-Busch over offensive tweets that reporter Aaron Calvin found while investigating the partnership.

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