“Gunny Bob” assails Muslims after Fort Dix attack – The Denver Post
He won’t get a spanking, says his Clear Channel boss, Kris Olinger. “I think ‘Gunny’ was expressing an opinion, an extreme one, but his opinion. (Hosts) are paid to express opinions. That’s the nature of what we do.”
Colorado Media Matters, a liberal watchdog group that keeps a critical eye on Newman and his fellow conservatives, has been peppering local media with complaints about his misstatements of fact and his virulent attacks on those who disagree with him, to no avail.
A spokeswoman for CMM said, “We sent numerous e-mails, but we’ve had no dialogue with Clear Channel.” Newman didn’t answer my e-mails asking for comment.
The reaction has been heated. One CMM blogger wrote, “Timothy McVeigh and Terry Nichols were Christians and they plotted the Oklahoma City bombing. Does ‘Gunny Bob’ also want all Christians fitted with GPS tracking devices?”
He’s got a point………