The network is currently being sued for racial discrimination.
The liberal commentator was pushed out a year and a half ago.
"We tried to work with Bob for months, but we couldn't hold 'The Five' hostage to one man's personal issues," said Bill Shine
Even without Beckel, "The Five" has continued winning in the ratings, seeing an 8 percent jump in total viewership since
That was just a little too much for Beckel, and with a slight smirk -- live and on camera -- he flipped Watters the bird
Beckel, Watters, and the rest of the hosts got into it over Democrats playing the race card on Republicans. And it was especially bothersome to Watters that Democrats are using such “inflammatory” rhetoric in a week when Republicans made some rather diverse gains. He said, “Anything that threatens the Democrat monopoly on the black vote threatens the entire power structure of the Democratic Party.” Beckel strongly objected to this, he and Watters shouted back and forth a bit.
We're not positive, but Bob Beckel may have just lost it. The Fox News host went off on conservative author Jason Mattera
Conservative author Jason Mattera's ambush of former IRS official Lois Lerner has earned plaudits from certain conservative circles, but it was too much for the gang on Fox News Channel's "The Five."
But the weirdest moment came during a segment on marriage in which Bob Beckel fell into fits of uncontrollable laughter. Usually
What, oh what, could Bob Beckel possibly be referring to? The Fox News host tweeted Saturday: Beckel has never been known
Fox News' Bob Beckel calls 'The Bachelorette' star a "slut."
"She's a slut!" he bellowed. "I'm not kidding you!" Luckily, his co-hosts were suitably disgusted. WATCH (via Media Matters
It is far from the first time that Beckel has gotten into trouble for making incendiary comments. Congressman Mike Honda
On Monday, Politico reported that Beckel would address his comments on the next episode of "The Five." He duly did so, apologizing
A congressional candidate in California is urging Fox News host Bob Beckel to resign after Beckel used a racial slur on air last week.
Lieu, an immigrant from Taiwan and an Air Force veteran, is the Democratic candidate in the race to replace retiring Rep
The other 'Five' hosts gaped in disbelief. Last year, he said that, after he went swimming, his "eyes blew up, and it made
Bob Beckel Uses Racial Slur On Live TV