NBC: imus to appear on sharpton's radio show today
Mon Apr 9 14:05:18 EDT 2007
PLEASE read my post again Dick, did I mention anything at all about freedom
of speech? If I did, I sure cannot find it. Perhaps you read someone else's
response and thought I said it. That must be what happened, because I have
no idea what you're talking about. chuck
>From: Dick Waterman <Jinxblues@aol.com>
>In a message dated 4/9/07 6:51:34 AM, cnevitt@HOTMAIL.COM writes:
> > Longtime radio (shock)jock Don Imus is under heavy fire, and probably
> > rightfully so, for making disparaging remarks (on his Imus In The
> > show) aimed at Rutgers women's basketball team. It was really noting
> > than his garden variety BS that he throws at everyone from Bush and
> > (he calls him a murdering bastard all the time), all the way down to
> > whomever may be doing the weather that morning, that's one of his
> > gimmicks....like it or not I often find his brand of humor offensive,
> > not always. I could, looking at it (somewhat) objectively, say the same
> > thing about Chris Rock, Chappelle, or the late Richard Prior. But, like
> > those folks, you have to temper any of your anger with the knowledge
> > is presented as parody--some may even claim comedy.
>Sorry, Chuck, that freedom of speech argument only goes so far.
>He called the Rutger's women's basketball team "a bunch of nappy headed
>and that has crossed the line for a lot of people.
>He likes to push the envelope but this time his envelope done fell off the
>And it's Richard Pryor, by the way . . .
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