Home Depot apologizes for 'offensive' tweet

November 8, 2013 6:56:45 AM PST
Home Depot is apologizing for a photo tweeted yesterday to promote ESPN College Game Day.

The photo shows three guys sitting on buckets, two are African American and one is wearing a monkey suit with the caption, "which drummer is not like the others?"

Many twitter users instantly called it called it racist and offensive. Home Depot is a sponsor of College Game Day on ESPN. The photo was taken down shortly after. Later, Home Depot tweeted an apology, saying the company has terminated the agency and the individual who posted it.


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