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Re: Imus
« Reply #50 on: April 11, 2007, 05:35:23 PM »
is Dave Chappelle a racist?

Dave Chappelle is a comedian; if he makes fun of certain races, it is for comedy.  Imus is not a comedian.  However, Chappelle makes fun of every race including blacks.

Actually Imus is a comedian, just a terrible one

Interesting, I've listened to him a few times and never knew that.

Re: Imus
« Reply #51 on: April 11, 2007, 05:48:56 PM »
http://www.cnn.com/2007/SHOWBIZ/TV/04/11/imus.rutgers/index.html

Looks like MSNBC dropped his simulcast but he still has his CBS radio show

Re: Imus
« Reply #52 on: April 11, 2007, 07:16:06 PM »
Funny thing is, I saw Bob Saget's standup a few years ago...He is one of the dirtiest comedians ever...I'm not kidding.

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Re: Imus
« Reply #53 on: April 11, 2007, 07:32:13 PM »

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I meant molecular structure, and by people I meant the media and black leader(s).

Additionally, I those leaders hold a press conference in front of the Duke Lacrosse house and apologize.
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they should. but of course, they won't. what a fvcking joke and a shame that turned out to be.

Re: Imus
« Reply #54 on: April 11, 2007, 08:28:44 PM »
according to what your definition of racist is. I doubt he thinks any race is superior to any other. However, I think he treats some races preferentially. I don't think that makes him racist, though.

Treating some races preferentially is not racism?

is Dave Chappelle a racist?

Dave Chappelle is a comedian; if he makes fun of certain races, it is for comedy.  Imus is not a comedian.  However, Chappelle makes fun of every race including blacks.

So jokes about race are ok,as long as they are funny?

Race jokes are ok if its equal treatment?

Re: Imus
« Reply #55 on: April 11, 2007, 08:39:19 PM »
according to what your definition of racist is. I doubt he thinks any race is superior to any other. However, I think he treats some races preferentially. I don't think that makes him racist, though.

Treating some races preferentially is not racism?

is Dave Chappelle a racist?

Dave Chappelle is a comedian; if he makes fun of certain races, it is for comedy.  Imus is not a comedian.  However, Chappelle makes fun of every race including blacks.

So jokes about race are ok,as long as they are funny?

Race jokes are ok if its equal treatment?

Listen, I know you're trying to dissect every little thing that someone says to prove your point, whatever it may be, but it's extremely annoying.  I simply said, Chappelle is funny, and makes jokes about all races.  Imus is not funny.  I did not say jokes about race are ok if they are funny or if they receive equal treatment.