DES MOINES, Iowa (KCCI) – Anheuser-Busch announced Tuesday that it has relations with Carson King, the Iowa state fan, of over $ 1 million for the Children's Hospital of the University of Iowa Stead Family has collected that will cut many times off He authored insulting social media posts.
King held a press conference Tuesday to discuss a controversial post. He said a Des Moines Register reporter drew attention to an inappropriate social media post he wrote at the age of 16.
"Eight years ago, when I was in my sophomore year, I did some social media posts with me. My friends quoted and referenced the series" Tosh.0, "King said. "One of these posts was brought to my attention today by a member of the media."
In a statement to KCCI, Anheuser-Busch said, "Carson King had several social media posts that are not in line with our brand or company values and we will not have any further affiliation with him. by donating more than $ 350,000 to the University of Iowa Hospitals and Clinics. "[1
When King announced that he would donate the money to the Stead Family Children's Hospital of the University of Iowa, Anheuser-Busch and Venmo offered to supplement his donation.
King is still planning to attend the Iowa football match on Saturday and beckon to the children at the Stead Family Children's Hospital of the University of Iowa.
Read King's full statement below:
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