Too ethnic? Roland Martin out at CNN, says boss ‘wants his own peeps’

First, they came for Soledad

Earlier this year, “too ethnic” Soledad “Special Snowflake” O’Brien found herself a casualty of Jeff Zucker’s CNN revamp. Network contributor Roland Martin didn’t have much to say at the time, but now, it looks like he may be a little too ethnic as well.

Martin has been tweeting about his upcoming departure from CNN:

And when one of his followers asked why the shackles and straitjacket are coming off:

This was Martin’s response:

Hmmm … wonder what that means? Some Twitterers have suspicions:

(Hat tip: Big Journalism)

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