Radio Host Anthony Cumia’s Shocking Rant After Black Woman Allegedly Punched Him


Late Tuesday evening, SiriusXM radio host Anthony Cumia was apparently attempting to take photographs of Times Square when an unidentified woman was caught in the frame. The “Anthony” half of comedy show Opie & Anthony claimed the woman objected to being photographed and immediately began punching him.

Cumia later told the story to his Twitter followers in what is a shockingly blunt, racially-tinged tirade against the woman and black culture in general. The radio host said the woman called him a “white motherfucker” before hitting him, leading him to believe this was a racially-motivated assault.

Don’t read these aloud in public if you want to keep your job intact, because holy wow:

As mentioned earlier, Cumia believes the woman attacked him because he is white:

When backlash began against his remarks, Cumia defended himself:

We’ve reached out to SiriusXM for comment and will update if/when we hear back.

[h/t Gawker]
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