Fox News host Laura Ingraham takes week off after David Hogg comments

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At the end of her broadcast Friday night, Fox News' Laura Ingraham announced she was taking what was described as a pre-planned vacation next week.

The teen ignited a firestorm as he called for a boycott of Ingraham's advertisers after his feelings were hurt, a move that has since seen almost a dozen companies pull their ads from the Fox News Channel's primetime show, "The Ingraham Angle".

Hogg responded by tweeting a list of companies that advertise on Ingraham's show and encouraging them to yank their ads from her show.

The Fox News host's break is suspiciously timed, coinciding with an onslaught of more than a dozen advertisers pulling support for her show. I will only accept your apology only if you denounce the way your network has treated my friends and I️ in this fight.

Hogg wrote on Twitter: "An apology in an effort just to save your advertisers is not enough".

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Ingraham added that she believed her show was the first to feature Hogg immediately after the deadly high-school shooting on February 14, and complimented how "poised" he was. It's time to love thy neighbor, not mudsling at children.

Ingraham is one of several conservatives who have criticized the student activists of Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School for calling for gun-control legislation. Those calls have been met with equally passionate responses by Trump supporters who say they are determined to use their buying power to stand with the president and his family.

"We'd like to confirm that we are no longer advertising on Laura Ingraham's show and are monitoring all of our ad placements carefully", the company said.

Hogg was referring to a comment Ingraham made in February, in which she criticized the National Basketball Association player for "talking politics" in interviews.

"She only apologized after we went after advertisers", he told The New York Times in an interview Thursday. "However, the decision of an adult to personally criticise a high school student who has lost his classmates in an unspeakable tragedy is not consistent with our values", said a spokesman for Wayfair, a home furnishings company. "At any given time, someone is probably trying to boycott a Fox News show for something".

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