In defense of Imus, there have been lots of other politically incorrect remarks made by other on-air personalities.
Poor Imus. He was obviously just in the wrong place at the wrong time. Media Matters has a long, exhaustive round-up of horribly offensive statements. But do 75 wrongs make a right?
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