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KoKo Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Thu Mar-08-12 08:48 AM
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12. I stand corrected. I had not remembered the exact quote and it's
Edited on Thu Mar-08-12 08:49 AM by KoKo
as bad as Rushbo's. Both of them should have been thrown out long ago. Agree. People seem to become immune to this kind of talk...thinking it was just "guy talk"..."sports talk" and things that wouldn't have been said on the airwaves as fit for "all audiences" became commonplace. Just "turn it off" we were told. But, when this kind of talk becomes acceptable we can see how it just spreads and becomes the norm.

Thanks for pointing out his exact quote. :hi:
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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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