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Don Imus Stirs Up Racial Controversy Again

Last year CBS fired Don Imus from his morning radio show after he called members of the Rutgers women’s basketball team, "Nappy Headed Hos". Month later Imus was on the air again for 77 WABC Radio. On Monday, Imus made another racially charged comment.

Op-Ed: An Atypical Response to a Typical Media S*** Storm

As any fan of professional wrestling coud tell you, theres a point in every program where one wrestler grabs a mike and “calls out” another wrestler and pretty much says It's put up or shut up time." Well, I'm calling out Senator Obama.

Imus Sued for Being Imus

Flatsigned Press claims national radio host Don Imus insulted the company last year in ads it paid for to promote a book by Former President Gerald Ford on the Warren Commission's investigation into the 1963 assassination of President John F. Kennedy.

Oprah Ain't the Only One Selling Books

Radio host Don Imus's ability to sell books is legendary in the publishing world. Authors as diverse as Kinky Friedman and Pete Hamill, Cormac Mcarthy and Patricia Cornwall have benefited from the I-Man's blessing.

Op-Ed: Imus Crosses Line and Loses PTBartman's Support

Resurrected radio raconteur and shock-jock John Donald Imus is up to his old tricks. In the past I have defended Mr. Imus but I no longer can. This time it hit just a little too close to home.

Op-Ed: Time Magazine Takes Cheap Shot at Imus Return

In April when radio legend Don Imus was fired, Time Magazine ran his photo on the cover and dedicated a significant part of the issue discussing the Hall of Famer's downfall.

The Birth of the I-Nation

On April 13 2007 Don Imus and his long running “Imus In The Morning” radio and TV broadcast were taken off the air in the wake of his referencing the Rutgers Womens Basketball Team with the term "nappy-headed Hos."

Radio Shock-Jocks Walk on Eggshells in the Post-Imus Era

Radio shock jocks across the country are feeling the effects of the Imus firing. There are nationwide watch-dog groups listening in and quick to report racial, gender and religion-based comments that they feel are offensive.

"Imus" Reruns Pulled from Station That Vowed to Air Them

The Southern California radio station that vowed to continue airing reruns of Don Imus' show, even after the shock jock was fired, is now pulling the plug on their promise.

VIDEO: Saturday Night Live Pokes Fun at Don Imus

Don Imus is bound to be the target of late night TV for a long time. And hopefully no one will censor them for making fun of a white, racist, shock jock.

"Don Imus" Is he an evil or caring person?

OK now I'm really confused. I did not even know who Imus was until his nasty remarks caused such an uproar. Now I'm seeing a possibly different side of him.

Barack Obama Weighs In On Don Imus

Obama discusses comments made by Don Imus, hip hop music and his own struggle to help his young daughters deal with self-esteem issues.

Condoleezza Rice: I'm glad Imus was fired

U.S. Secretary of State Condoleezza Rice said on Friday that radio host Don Imus' comments about the Rutgers University women's basketball team were "disgusting" and she was pleased he was fired.

Imus Show Will Continue in Southern California

Just a day after the veteran radio host was fired for racist remarks, a station in California vowed to continue airing the Imus morning show.

After Imus, DeLay Calls for Rosie to Be Fired

Fanning the flames of discontent sparked by the Imus controversy, former congressman Tom DeLay is making a plea for his fellow conservatives to get Rosie O'Donnell fired for recent remarks she made.

MSNBC Drops Simulcast of the Don Imus Show

I was not at all surprised that MSNBC dropped Don Imus' Show! I've watched him in action maybe one too many times, and I can't say that I've ever agreed with a single thing he said, even if it was for entertainment purposes.

Imus' Opposition More Offensive Than Imus

That's right, you heard me correctly. I'm finding the arguments being thrown at Imus to be even more offensive than the borderline-offensive remarks he used that started this whole chaotic situation in the first place.

The Imus Outcome

Two weeks suspension from the airwaves was the penalty handed down to Don Imus this week for his racist on-air comments.

This will help Imus

The Rutgers controversy may be a good thing for Don Imus and women's college basketball.

Imus' Remarks and Freedom of Speech

Let's start this off by saying that we supposedly have freedom of speech. I like to start all of my rants involving people getting yelled at or offended by words with that brief reminder. Freedom of speech. 'Nuff said.

WATCH LIVE: Live Interview with Imus, Rutgers Players, Coach Discuss Imus Controversy

Radio talk show host 'Imus' to make live appearance to discuss racial remarks. Imus will be joined by the coach and players of the basketball team he made the remarks about as well as The Reverend Al Sharpton who recently called for the DJ's resignation.

Imus Taken Off Air For Racial Remarks

Two weeks after he called players on the Rutgers University women's basketball team "nappy-headed hos," MSNBC and CBS have pulled the plug on Imus.

Don Imus to Appear on Al Sharpton's Radio Show

After inappropriate remarks were made by Don Imus last week he will appear on Sharpton's show.
 

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