Joe Walsh: I Was ‘Kicked Off’ My Radio Show for Saying ‘N*gger’


Former Republican Congressman Joe Walsh has hosted a Chicago talk radio show since early 2013, shortly after his departure from the U.S. House of Representatives, and now he claims he was “kicked off” that show for using racial slurs on-air Thursday evening.

According to the outspoken former tea party lawmaker, the station manager continually cut off his show because he’d been using racial epithets like “nigger” and “spick” during a discussion on the Washington Redskins’ controversial name.

He live-tweeted the story as follows:

Walsh seems as in-the-dark as to what “until further notice” means:

We’ve reached out to AM 560 for comment and will update if/when they respond.

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