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Wed Oct 10, 2018, 11:30 PM

'How Is This Not Racist?: CNNs Don Lemon Shouts Down Guest, Laughs At Token Negro Comment

Published time: 10 Oct, 2018 21:28

CNN anchor Don Lemon is in hot water after telling a contributor to “shut up” in a debate on anti-Trump violence and laughing along with another guest who called Trump-supporting rapper Kanye West a “token Negro.”

Speaking on ‘CNN Tonight’ on Tuesday with network contributor and Daily Beast columnist Matt Lewis, Lemon became angry when Lewis suggested that the protesters that chased Senator Ted Cruz out of a restaurant two weeks ago and harassed Trump administration officials throughout the summer were a “mob.”



The Tea Party – a fringe Republican group – “didn’t hound people out of restaurants” Lewis argued. Lemon responded that protesters have the right to harass officials they don’t like in restaurants and exercise their First Amendment rights wherever they want, before losing his patience when Lewis wouldn’t back down on his definition of a “mob.”

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Lemon laughed along as Sellers quipped “Kanye West is what happens when Negroes don’t read.”

“Listen, black folks are about to trade Kanye West in the racial draft, okay?” Setmayer chimed in. “He’s an attention whore like the president. He’s all of a sudden now the model spokesperson; he’s the token Negro of the Trump Administration,” she added, before suggesting that the 21-time Grammy winning rapper needed to be “hospitalized

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https://www.rt.com/usa/440919-cnn-don-lemon-kanye-negro/

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RCW2014 Oct 10 OP
Spanish Ladies Oct 11 #1
bfox74 Oct 11 #2
Bob the Bilderberger Oct 11 #3

Response to RCW2014 (Original post)

Thu Oct 11, 2018, 12:16 AM

1. Don will eventually have a face to face

With Kanye and his spoiled ass will have a recogning Kanye represents the new MLK these fools just can’t see it but I and many others can. The problem with Don is he only walks between his park avenue apartment and his CNN studio and he thinks that is America. It’s just laughable.

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Response to RCW2014 (Original post)

Thu Oct 11, 2018, 02:46 AM

2. Does the constitution really say that one can protest whenever and wherever you want?

Even it it infringes upon others' constitutional rights?

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Response to bfox74 (Reply #2)

Thu Oct 11, 2018, 06:10 AM

3. Disturbing the peace

What Constitutes Disturbing the Peace?

- Fighting or challenging someone to fight in a public place;
- Using offensive words in a public place likely to incite violence;
- Shouting in a public place intending to incite violence or unlawful activity;
- Bullying a student on or near school grounds;
- Knocking loudly on hotel doors of sleeping guests with the purpose of annoying them;
- Holding an unlawful public assembly;
- Shouting profanities out of a car window in front of a person's home over an extended period of time;
- Allowing excessive dog barking in a residential area; and
- Intentionally playing loud music during the night that continues, even after a fair warning.

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