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Old 04-11-07, 03:22 PM
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Originally Posted by Hairyhandedgent View Post
Problem with Imus is this isn't the first time he's been a jerk. He's insulted two well respected black journalists in the past calling PBS' Gwen Ifill "a cleaning lady" and William Rhoden of the New York Times "a quota hire". Link. Dude is toast anyways ... Staples and Procter & Gamble have already pulled their advertising.
Right, but both Jackson and Sharpton have also had multiple incidents as well. I guess you could say they received their "slap on the wrist" when we all decided that neither would make a good publicly elected official!

In addition to advertisers bailing, I think I read that the President of CBS Corp publicly stated he supported Imus being fired.
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