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Marie26 Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Mon Apr-09-07 06:04 PM
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71. They have
I hope that clarifies things?

Imus Offends With Anti-Jewish Remarks -

Dear Mr. Imus,

We were greatly disturbed by your November 30 broadcast of "Imus in the Morning" where you and your co-hosts unctuously referred to the "Jewish management at whoever we work for, CBS" whom you later referred to as "money grubbing bastards," a classical anti-Semitic epithet.

The entire discussion between you and your co-hosts was deeply offensive, resulting in a barrage of phone calls, letters and e-mails to us from other listeners and viewers who were as offended as we.

While we try to give some latitude to your brand of entertainment and understand that you are an "equal opportunity offender," this kind of unvarnished Jew-baiting clearly crosses the line from shock radio into anti-Semitism.

http://www.adl.org/media_watch/radio/20061208-Imus.htm

Imus Remark Deeply Troubling -

Dear Mr. Imus:

We were troubled by your remark on the December 15 edition of Imus in the Morning and Imus On MSNBC, where you referred to the publishers of a new book called "The Christmas Thief" as "thieving Jews," and your subsequent "apology" on the same program, where you said (of thieving Jews), "I apologize I realize that's redundant." ....

http://www.adl.org/media_watch/radio/20041220-Imus.htm
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