Piers Morgan, the erstwhile primetime host and Larry King replacement, has *officially* parted ways with CNN.
BREAKING NEWS: I am no longer a @CNN employee.— Piers Morgan (@piersmorgan) September 2, 2014
This statement brings us to our first question:
Didn't Piers Morgan leave CNN after his show was canceled earlier this year amid middling ratings?
Yes. So what's with the extravagant second goodbye?
Piers Morgan may have left CNN in March, but his contract just expired. Essentially, he is a free agent now. A message to potential suitors.— Alex Weprin (@alexweprin) September 2, 2014
The aforepasted tweet was something that Piers Morgan actually retweeted. As was this:
So, in case you were wondering, Piers Morgan is back on the market.