Don Imus
Don Imus lost his radio show yesterday, eight days after calling the Rutger's women's basketball team "nappy-headed hos." (David Karp/Associated Press) David Karp/Associated Press

CBS Radio drops Imus as outcry swells

Advertisers bolted over racial remark

By Joanna Weiss and Carolyn Y. Johnson
Globe Staff / April 13, 2007

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CBS Radio announced yesterday that it was canceling Don Imus's nationally syndicated radio show, a long-running mix of shock-jock rhetoric and political commentary that became a national lightning rod after its host made a racially offensive remark last week. (Full article: 1180 words)

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