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No Elephants Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Thu Mar-08-12 02:39 AM
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11. Calling African American female members of a high school sports team "nappy headed ho's"
doesn't seem all that pale to me no pun intended). And that was only one of many offensive comments Imus had made until that point.

IMO, in a just America, he would have lost his show and not gotten another one.

Then again, as several Presidents have told us, "Life is unfair."

Limbaugh's net worth and adulation provide only one of many, many examples that our Presidents were correct on that point.
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  -What did Bill Maher say to get himself kicked off his show on ABC ?? kentuck  Mar-07-12 10:17 AM   #0 
  - Specifically, for this reason:  The Backlash Cometh   Mar-07-12 10:34 AM   #1 
  - He said the terrorists who crashed into the World Trade Center were not cowards,  Marr   Mar-07-12 10:56 AM   #2 
  - In other words...  kentuck   Mar-07-12 11:01 AM   #3 
     - He said something like, You can say many things about people who would fly a plane into a building,  No Elephants   Mar-08-12 02:33 AM   #10 
     - Yes. n/t  ellisonz   Mar-09-12 12:18 AM   #14 
  - He had the temerity to correct those stating 911 hijackers were "cowards"...  hlthe2b   Mar-07-12 11:01 AM   #4 
  - I think Maher is a mixed bag...  kentuck   Mar-07-12 11:05 AM   #5 
  - Yes.. his talent gives him more latitude than, perhaps might others.  hlthe2b   Mar-07-12 11:12 AM   #6 
     - Yep!  kentuck   Mar-07-12 11:17 AM   #7 
  - He also hates kids  lbrtbell   Mar-07-12 04:17 PM   #8 
  - Good Points....Look at all the Celeb's who have paid a Price..yet,  KoKo   Mar-07-12 04:26 PM   #9 
  - Calling African American female members of a high school sports team "nappy headed ho's"  No Elephants   Mar-08-12 02:39 AM   #11 
     - I stand corrected. I had not remembered the exact quote and it's  KoKo   Mar-08-12 08:48 AM   #12 
        - You're welcome. No worries. I was mistaken, though. It was a Rutgers team.  No Elephants   Mar-08-12 10:30 AM   #13 
  - To be fair, I don't really agree with Maher on that, but he shouldn't have been fired for it.  Leopolds Ghost   Mar-11-12 12:02 AM   #15 

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