Dukes of Hazzard pulled from TV land

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  1. jyanks

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    This is out of control now.

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    The public battle over the Confederate flag may have driven "The Dukes of Hazzard" and the General Lee off the road.
    TV Land has yanked reruns of the series from its schedule. It had been airing twice a day. The network has declined to comment on why the show was pulled.
    Warner Bros., which owns "The Dukes of Hazzard," halted production last week on toy replicas of the General Lee, the Dukes' orange Dodge Charger. The Confederate flag is emblazoned on its roof.
    "The Dukes of Hazzard" originally aired on CBS from 1979-1985 and followed the adventures of cousins Bo (John Schneider) and Luke (Tom Wopat) who raced around rural Georgia in their 1969 Charger.
    Two weeks ago, actor Ben Jones, who played Cooter on the TV series, defended use of the Confederate flag on the General Lee.
    "That flag on top of the General Lee made a statement that the values of the rural South were the values of courage and family and good times. Our beloved symbol is now being attacked in a wave of political correctness that is unprecedented in our nation of free speech and free expression," he posted on Facebook.
    Jones, a former two-term Democratic congressman, vowed that Confederate items will never be removed from the Cooter's Place stores and museums he owns and operates.
    Some retailers have stopped selling Confederate flag merchandise in the wake of the race-related shooting of nine members of an African-American church in Charleston, South Carolina.
    The Confederate flag flap is not the first time TV Land has altered its schedule because of outside forces.
    Last fall, TV Land pulled reruns of "The Cosby Show" after multiple women have come forward with accusations that Bill Cosby sexually assaulted them decades ago.


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  2. Tipsey Russell

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    rightly so

    worst fucking tv show ever

    that's right--even worse than step by step
     
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    JRoyle411 I want to live in a hamburger bun.

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    How dare they.......I need me some Catherine Bach:

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    its such nonsense, cause they werent airing it before this anyways
     
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    My DVR will have some free space now. :yes:
     
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    Still airs all the time on CMT. I catch a episode or two late night. Love me the Duke Boys.
     
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    maroon Well-Known Member Banned User

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    I fucking love it. we are getting closer to the uneducated pc liberal simpletons eating their own. then they'll be all what happened??? duhhhh.
    people are offended by the ring in my nose???what? its against the law now?? what??? the government knows whats best....what??? huh??? duh??????o_O
     
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    terrible pic tho dummy
     
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    racist scumbag
     
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    JRoyle411 I want to live in a hamburger bun.

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    Sheriff Little from Chickasaw County finally got them Duke Boys.

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    One of the things I never understood is why Bo and Luke wore the same clothes everyday. They never changed their outfit. They had money to trick out the General Lee and I'm sure Uncle Jesse could have thrown them a few bucks from his Moonshine sales. Has this ever been explained.
     
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    damn dude do you ever shut the fuck up about pc/ liberal/ racist bullshit it is in every fucking post you make. didnt dawg shoot you dead last week?
     
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    Just'a good ol' boys
    Never meanin' no harm.
    Beats all you never saw
    Been in trouble with the law
    Since the day they was born
     
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    By the end of the year TV Land wont have anymore programming and will sell the network to Howard Stern, who will put on Cat Pageants.
     
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    I got a 1979 International Scout for my 16th birthday in the late 90's. I installed a dixie horn in it and I had a confederate flag tacked up on the inside of the roof. I was more open about my racism back then.
     
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    liberal pc butthurt faggot says what? as long as you simpletons are book burning & banning stupid shit, i'll be irritating the fuck out of pussys like you.:D
     
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    He's an old Bar troll to boot.
     
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    Autotrader doesn't give a fuck and has been airing this commercial all week...



    What 3 things are different/missing?:coffee:
     
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