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Papa John’s Founder: I Should Be Back As Chain’s Public Face

NEW YORK (AP) — The founder of Papa John’s says the pizza chain needs him back as its public face, and that it was a mistake for the company to scrub him from its marketing materials after he acknowledged using a racial slur last month.

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Papa John Schnatter Takes Papa John’s Pizza to Court

John Schnatter is suing the company he made famous after being ousted as its leader over using the n-word as an example of a slur used by KFC founder Colonel Harlan Sanders, during a company conference call.

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Papa John’s Evicts Founder from Corporate Offices

Papa John’s pizza chain founder John Schnatter is still suffering fallout from his use of the n-word as his company continues its campaign to distance itself from him, this time evicting him from his offices at the company headquarters.

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Sports Media Theorizes Papa John’s Slam on NFL Orchestrated by Cowboys Owner Jerry Jones

On Wednesday the owner and founder of the Papa John’s pizza chain and major NFL advertiser held a press conference where he excoriated the league saying that its national anthem protests had cost him $70 million in business. Now, several members of the sports media have theorized that the owner of the Dallas Cowboys was behind the pizza chain’s complaints.