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IronScorpio5 Donating Member (299 posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Thu Apr-12-07 10:25 AM
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76. Sad but true...
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  -Flame away. philboy  Apr-12-07 08:02 AM   #0 
  - he needs to bare his soul to them? LOL. I'm already at 'time to move  soothsayer   Apr-12-07 08:05 AM   #1 
  - when people say racist things they perpetuate racism  Wickerman   Apr-12-07 08:06 AM   #2 
  - Welcome to DU. ( n/t )  Make7   Apr-12-07 08:07 AM   #3 
  - Read Bob Herbert's column in the NYT for another take  matt819   Apr-12-07 08:07 AM   #4 
  - he has done this kind of shit repeatedly  VelmaD   Apr-12-07 08:07 AM   #5 
  - The majority of his main advertisers did pull their accounts,  Dhalgren   Apr-12-07 08:07 AM   #6 
  - What I'd like to see...  southpaw   Apr-12-07 08:11 AM   #11 
     - Because there is not enough public comment against those venues,  Dhalgren   Apr-12-07 08:18 AM   #15 
        - Exactly...  southpaw   Apr-12-07 08:39 AM   #30 
           - You are probably right. And as I said to my son last night as we were  Dhalgren   Apr-12-07 08:55 AM   #44 
  - As a frenchperson I have been called all names in the past 5 years  illinoisprogressive   Apr-12-07 08:08 AM   #7 
  - If anything, he has MORE of a responsibility as a public figure to watch what the fuck he says.  Lil Missy   Apr-12-07 08:09 AM   #8 
  - Imus can say whatever outrageous crap he wants.  tanyev   Apr-12-07 08:09 AM   #9 
  - That's a lesson Bill Maher, the Dixie Chicks and a number of reporters critical of Bush  mondo joe   Apr-12-07 08:10 AM   #10 
  - Imus is a good man  plasticsundance   Apr-12-07 08:13 AM   #12 
  - "Imus does more for the community than does Al Sharpton." Fascinating  Buzz Clik   Apr-12-07 08:18 AM   #14 
  - nuff said?  IronScorpio5   Apr-12-07 08:31 AM   #21 
  - Thank you IronScorpio5. n/t  yadayadayada   Apr-12-07 08:37 AM   #28 
  - LOL!  Buzz Clik   Apr-12-07 08:43 AM   #33 
  - LOL!  Firepit 462   Apr-12-07 09:06 AM   #49 
     - If ANY of that post was bullshit, it isn't "picking and choosing"  Buzz Clik   Apr-12-07 09:25 AM   #54 
        - Your attempt,  Firepit 462   Apr-12-07 09:52 AM   #66 
           - Exactly  Buzz Clik   Apr-12-07 09:58 AM   #67 
              - You are guilty of your own hypocrisy,  Firepit 462   Apr-12-07 02:14 PM   #91 
                 - All this is pretty moot, now...  Wednesdays   Apr-12-07 06:09 PM   #95 
  - hey, you stole my post !  Laura PackYourBags   Apr-12-07 08:47 AM   #36 
  - Thanks,  Firepit 462   Apr-12-07 08:55 AM   #43 
  - Thank you for posting positives about Imus  partylessinOhio   Apr-12-07 09:15 AM   #52 
  - At this very moment on CBS radio  yadayadayada   Apr-12-07 08:32 AM   #22 
  - You took the words out of my mouth.  IronScorpio5   Apr-12-07 08:27 AM   #18 
  - I have mixed feelings on this  Epiphany4z   Apr-12-07 08:17 AM   #13 
  - If you were face to face with the Rutgers b-ball players....  GloriaSmith   Apr-12-07 08:26 AM   #16 
  - Thank you. This Imus love fest was making me ill.  Buzz Clik   Apr-12-07 08:27 AM   #17 
  - I don't get it either  GloriaSmith   Apr-12-07 08:33 AM   #24 
  - No, I didn't say that  philboy   Apr-12-07 08:33 AM   #25 
  - While Free Speech is a bedrock of our society  pennylane100   Apr-12-07 08:30 AM   #19 
  - I wonder why more people aren't calling for the heads of  Maine-ah   Apr-12-07 08:30 AM   #20 
  - He was fecklessly, heedlessly hurtful, There is no "joke" there.  annabanana   Apr-12-07 08:33 AM   #23 
  - I agree, but  philboy   Apr-12-07 08:34 AM   #26 
     - a little education the right to free speech  VelmaD   Apr-12-07 08:36 AM   #27 
        - Thanks for the education  philboy   Apr-12-07 08:43 AM   #32 
           - He has been talking like this (and apologizing) for years!  annabanana   Apr-12-07 08:45 AM   # 
           - yes, let's not look at his words in a vacuum...  VelmaD   Apr-12-07 08:48 AM   #38 
              - This is our problem.  philboy   Apr-12-07 08:52 AM   #42 
                 - not that it's any of your business...  VelmaD   Apr-12-07 08:56 AM   #45 
                 - Ok Velma  philboy   Apr-12-07 09:01 AM   #46 
                 - ok...you have descended to the level...  VelmaD   Apr-12-07 09:02 AM   #47 
                    - Not idiotic at all  philboy   Apr-12-07 09:06 AM   #48 
                 - I bet you hear "thats G**" fifty times a day, Very unPC.  Neshanic   Apr-12-07 09:30 AM   #61 
                    - not really...  VelmaD   Apr-12-07 09:37 AM   #64 
                 - words are deeds  iverglas   Apr-12-07 05:00 PM   #93 
  - You need to do a little more research on this man before you  cboy4   Apr-12-07 08:38 AM   #29 
  - remember when Congress changed "French Fries"  bluedog   Apr-12-07 08:41 AM   #31 
  - No we can't move on and stay the same....  LeftHander   Apr-12-07 08:44 AM   #34 
  - Then don't accept them.  philboy   Apr-12-07 08:47 AM   #37 
     - Address all avenues of racism...  LeftHander   Apr-12-07 08:52 AM   #41 
  - Deleted message  Name removed   Apr-12-07 08:45 AM   #35 
  - Deleted message  Name removed   Apr-12-07 08:48 AM   #39 
  - Deleted message  Name removed   Apr-12-07 09:26 AM   #55 
     - Well...  philboy   Apr-12-07 09:28 AM   #58 
        - You just happen to be very passionate about Imus.  Buzz Clik   Apr-12-07 09:34 AM   #63 
           - Not at all  philboy   Apr-12-07 09:39 AM   #65 
              - "I could really care less about Imus at this point."  Buzz Clik   Apr-12-07 09:59 AM   #68 
              - No is was not  philboy   Apr-12-07 10:12 AM   #73 
              - Your sanctimony moves me (to puke)  left is right   Apr-12-07 10:36 AM   #77 
                 - Tell you what then  philboy   Apr-12-07 10:52 AM   #81 
                    - OUCH.  IronScorpio5   Apr-12-07 12:12 PM   #89 
  - Sorry, not me.  Laura PackYourBags   Apr-12-07 08:49 AM   #40 
  - Eh. An outlier.  Buzz Clik   Apr-12-07 09:27 AM   #56 
     - What's yours?  Laura PackYourBags   Apr-12-07 10:14 AM   #74 
        - good gawd. I condemn a racist swine, and suddenly I'm "holier than thou"?  Buzz Clik   Apr-12-07 10:44 AM   #79 
           - There is no one that is "not condeming" his remarks. The difference  Laura PackYourBags   Apr-12-07 10:53 AM   #82 
              - I didn't miss it.  Buzz Clik   Apr-12-07 11:04 AM   #84 
  - Not me either.  partylessinOhio   Apr-12-07 09:11 AM   #51 
  - You're arguing a different point.  Buzz Clik   Apr-12-07 09:29 AM   #59 
  - You might want to stay away from the Imus threads for a while.  Balbus   Apr-12-07 09:20 AM   #53 
     - You flatter yourself, and undeservedly so.  Buzz Clik   Apr-12-07 09:30 AM   #60 
     - Sad but true...  IronScorpio5   Apr-12-07 10:25 AM   #76 
  - Oh, come on. He made his bed.  americanstranger   Apr-12-07 09:08 AM   #50 
  - You might want to read up on the guy you are defending...  Spazito   Apr-12-07 09:28 AM   #57 
  - Exactly. Excellent post.  Buzz Clik   Apr-12-07 09:30 AM   #62 
  - Hate speech is a funny thing.  Horse with no Name   Apr-12-07 10:01 AM   #69 
  - You may be  NoGOPZone   Apr-12-07 10:01 AM   #70 
  - Meaning? n/t  philboy   Apr-12-07 10:18 AM   #75 
  - Just my opinion, but a man who would say such a stupid, stupid  spenbax   Apr-12-07 10:04 AM   #71 
  - You don't get to tell other people what should offend them. By the way,  Marr   Apr-12-07 10:07 AM   #72 
  - Good, when Imus makes Dago Wop jokes, we'll call on you to forgive him and move on  Bluebear   Apr-12-07 10:40 AM   #78 
  - Well bluebear....  philboy   Apr-12-07 10:59 AM   #83 
     - I get your point but I won't stand for it.  Bluebear   Apr-12-07 11:07 AM   #85 
        - I understand where you are coming from.  philboy   Apr-12-07 11:12 AM   #87 
           - Likewise  Bluebear   Apr-12-07 11:14 AM   #88 
  - K & R  IronScorpio5   Apr-12-07 10:50 AM   #80 
  - indeed  iamthebandfanman   Apr-12-07 11:10 AM   #86 
  - Initially, I felt the same way as you.  8_year_nightmare   Apr-12-07 01:26 PM   #90 
  - wow...  IronScorpio5   Apr-12-07 03:52 PM   #92 
     - I think you just did.  8_year_nightmare   Apr-12-07 09:49 PM   #96 
  - Imus has every right to say what he wants...  youthere   Apr-12-07 05:36 PM   #94 
 

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