Skip to comments.SHARPTON VOWS MORE
Posted on 04/12/2007 6:27:13 AM PDT by Rutles4Ever
SHARPTON VOWS MORE: 'It is our feeling that this is only the beginning. We must have a broad discussion on what is permitted and not permitted in terms the airwaves'... Developing...
You called it yesterday.
That jackass doesn’t have any room to talk about what goes over the airwaves. Every conversation he has with Hannity is full of racism. Why is that okay?
He just said ‘broad’.
What an outrageous insult to all women. Women who are fighting in Iraq, women who are working to support their families, women who raise the future generation......
I think I’m getting the hang of this.
Pathetic yet a little frightening the way these people think and what they are willing to do.
Imus knows he’s a goner at CBS. He’s publicly going after Sharpton, so there’s no way he’s not getting canned.
This is going to stir up a crapstorm. What strange bedfellows we make, to be defending Don Imus of all people.
I think what he said was “there’s a lot more money to squeeze out rich whitey corporations, and we intend to continue our extortion un-abated as always....”
Honey, pop some corn.
More what? Fried Chicken?.........
So, Sharpton is going to crack down on all those rappers degrading black women and promoting violence?
And thus a political movement which began with “The Free Speech Movement” in Berkely in the early 60’s and counted as a first victory Carol Doda’s “right” to display her silicone enhanced boobies at a night club now takes another step toward censorship and restriction of speech.
We do have a 1st Amendment. Sharpton can rant all he wants, but the 1st Amendment stands. Any attempt to control the airwaves will probably be struck down by the USSC.
That is, essentially, what I heard.
Also, I heard Jesse saying he would be meeting with CBS and NBC executives to
shakedown talk about why there are not more blacks on air doing the news.
They will shut down Talk Radio in the name of Free Speech..............
It’s not a defense of Imus per se. It’s a defense of free speech and my disgust at the hypocrisy of the media.
Where was the outrage when Jackson called Jews hymies and NYC hymietown?
Where is the outrage when Rose attacks Christians on a weekly basis?
Where is the outrage when Condi Rice was called a slave mistress to George Bush? She’s been called worse than that, but I’ll stop there.
Censorship. Once again led by liberals. I wonder if Tipper Gore will get involved again?
Sharpton must be EXPOSED!!!! FOX needs to SHUN him or bring up NOTHING but Twana Brawley and Freddies!!! GO AFTER SHARPTON and JESSE!!!! They are a CANCER on the black community’s geting to the next phase of equality...able to laugh at yourself!
First Admendment dictates EVERYTHING is allowed on the airwaves. Now if the station wants to filter what is aired due to public outcry, that is their choice.
You are correct. Al Dullton & Co. see Imus as the start, Rush, Hannity, etc. are next.
I know a lot of folk on FR aren't Imus fans, but this really isn't about Imus, it's about control of talk radio.
Yeah, just like they threw out the McCain-Feingold Bill.........no, wait a minute..........
They’re coming after Rush, Sean Hannity and Mark Levin. First Amendment doesn’t apply to people who don’t march to their tune, I guess.
Sharpie... bring it on!!
Keith Olberman has a LIST of things that people on the right have said...all talk radio people....they are out to DESTROY.....we MUST fight back.
We’d better not hold our breath for that to happen.
And now that Dems hold Congress, they’re going to bring up the Fairness Doctrine again. Republicans are going to be wandering in the wilderness again for 40 years if they don’t get some backbone and start standing up for themselves. We need some red meat or a lot of people are going to stay home.
What a joke. This pimp acting like some moral compass.
You callin' Jeese and Al "boobies", Honky?
Just like how the left wants to ban religion in the name of freedom of religion.
Only difference is that "Sharpton" is easier to spell.
He also said “is” and we have yet to determine what “is” is
That is the problem, the bar for restricting free speech seems to be getting lower and lower.
There was that one notable political “cartoon” showing her as Aunt Jemina, too. We need to put up a good fight for talk radio, and make sure it gets all the way to the USSC, where I believe any of these misguided attempts to shut up the right will be struck down.
The only problem with this “dialogue”, as Sharpton says, is that he just killed the only show that would give him the platform lol.
Nobody else is going to dedicate shows to this topic except for a maimed Don Imus. I’m not worried about Rush, Savage,OReilley,Bortz etc. because I don’t think you’ll see them use real racist language. Of course the intellectually challenged Jesse Jackson and Sharpton think not being for quotas or voting for Obama makes one racist.
"Won't be satisfied until the devils--I see them all dead. . . . my brother is sending me more guns from down South. . . . pale face. . . . it's all about brothers rising up, wising up, sizing up our situation. . . . you be f**king with my turf when you be f**king with my race; now face your maker and take your last breadth; the time is half-past death. . . . it's the Armageddon. . . . go into the garage; find that old camouflage. . . . cracker-shooting nightly";
"What the F**k"; Brand Nubian, Everything Is Everything, 1994, Elektra Entertainment, Warner Communications, Time Warner, USA.
"He prays on old white ladies [who] drive the Mercedes with the windows cracked. . . . you should've heard the bitch screaming. . . . sticking guns in crackers' mouths. . . . the cops can't stop it. . . . remember 4-29-92, come on; Florence and Normandy coming to a corner near you, cracker; we've been through your area, mass hysteria; led by your motherf**king Menace Clan";
"Mad Nigga"; Menace Clan, Da Hood, 1995, Rap-A-Lot Records, Noo Trybe Records, Time Warner, USA.
There are many more examples even more graphic. I edited the above. The point is where is the outrage?
Where is Al Sharpton and Jesse Jackson?
Where are the Marxist thought police?
Where is the MSM?
Why is Time Warner given a pass for publishing this racist garbage?
I am not a racist and I don’t play one on TV, but the more I hear from The Rev Al and The Rev Jesse, and the other race baiting poverty pimps, the more I think about converting. Where do I go to get help?
Sharpton is such a media whore...oops
If our Congressional Republicans had an ounce of sense, they would make a huge stink about the ugliness thrown at Condi, Clarence Thomas and Christians and Republicans in general.
None of the Democrats had any shame about coming out and condemning Imus, but our side of the aisle is largely silent when ugly things are said about Republicans.
I’m sick to death of it and it’s ruining our country and our party. And a lot of Republicans are so sick of the spinelessness in Washington they’re going to stay home in ‘08. I won’t, but I know some people who will.
“Any attempt to control the airwaves will probably be struck down by the USSC.”
Ok, so George Carlin’s 7 words are all fine to say over the airwaves now?
Oh, and this is the same USSC that rendered the Kelo v. New London ruling?
Who needs The Fairness Doctrine when you have rent a mobs?
Fairness Doctrine? Review board for all talk show hosts except NPR and Air America?
Just in time for the election, too.
OK, that’s my rational side. Now for some paranoid moonbattery- Dierdre Imus is the real target because of all the yapping she does about the medical establishment- it’s the people who supply toxic cleaning compounds to hospitals ganging up with the people who put mercury in vaccines trying to silence her by removing her mouthpiece and pulpit.
Scoff if you want, but the First Amendment is pretty much sacrosanct, and even leftis jurors are likely to strike that one down. After all, one day some of this nonsense will bite them on their rears when it’s THEIR free speech that is struck down. Nevertheless, we must vigorously protest any attempts at censorship.
This is great. To use the parlance of the street, SET IT OFF! Baby, its on. This is the spark that’s gonna start the rumble we need in this country.
This is a FREE SPEECH Fort Sumter Moment, in terms of free speech, and now we can finally blast these liberal bastards back.
They want thought control? They want permitted speech? Well F**K Sharpton and His Mugabe Loving, Obama Embracing, Nappy Headed Ho— fellow travelers.
One DUmmie tries to tell me what I can and cant say, and I will Reginald Denny his ass...
OH don’t remember Reginald Denny— GOOGLE IT you queers...
END OF RANT...
Did he do that this morning?
I know Peach. The division I see here on FR between conservatives has me worried. We better pull together or we are going to end up with Hillary for President.
Al owes the Duke lacrosse team a public apology before he is allowed to say one more thing on the airwaves. ;)
Keep your powder dry boys, it maybe time to start taking these people to task the old fashioned way.
We must create our own list. Michelle Malkin made a good start in her column yesterday.