Report: Olive Garden Pulls Out of Letterman Show

Politico says the sponsor has pulled out of “Late Show with David Letterman” for the rest of the year because of the host’s “inappropriate comments” about Sarah Palin.

A guest relations manager told a Letterman critic: “We apologize that Mr. Letterman’s mistake, which was not consistent with our standards and values, left you with a bad impression of Olive Garden.”

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