Rick Ross took to social media to offer Don Lemon a job at Wing Stop after hearing CNN put the pink slip in his locker after 17 years.
The news broke Monday (April 24), and Don Lemon shared his shock on Twitter.
CNN responded to Don’s tweet with the following statement:
Don Lemon’s statement about this morning’s events is inaccurate. He was offered an opportunity to meet with management but instead released a statement on Twitter.
View the “Inside Edition” news report of Don Lemon’s firing below:
Rick Ross, in an attempt to help a brother in need, took to social media to let Don know that he has a position waiting on him at Wing Stop.
Just found out Don Lemon was terminated from CNN.
But guess what, the brothers got your back.
We hiring at Wing Stop. And for some reason I believe you know what you doing with those lemon pepper wings.
So man, just send over your resumé…
Well, them 17 years, damn!…
But, imma make sure I get you in front of the right grill, brother.
Stay solid brother!
Watch the video of Ross offering Don Lemon a job at Wing Stop below:
Reportedly, Don Lemon was making $4 million a year at CNN, and the average Wing Stop franchise makes $1.6 million a year.