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Papa John's founder admits to using N-word on conference call

John Schnatter at the Indy 500.
John Schnatter at the Indy 500. Photo: Michael Hickey/Getty Images

Papa John's founder John Schnatter apologized for using the N-word during a conference call with a marketing agency in May, confirming an initial report from Forbes, reports CNBC.

Quote"Colonel Sanders called blacks n*****s"
— Schnatter on the conference call