The community has spoken, and continues to speak, but does 2Day FM and Austereo have the guts to pull the plug on the country’s worst role model for young people?

THE number of companies that have withdrawn advertising from 2Day-FM’s Kyle and Jackie O Show has grown to 40 after co-host Kyle Sandilands was publicly condemned for his on-air comments about a female journalist.

The companies were heavily petitioned by, a website that promotes social change.

As of yesterday, more than 23,000 people had signed its online petition urging companies to withdraw their support for the show.

via Sponsors flee from King Kyle.