Limbaugh: After Jenteal's Interview, "I Can Now" Say "'Nigga' With An A" Because "It's Not Racist"

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From the July 16 edition of Premiere Radio Networks' The Rush Limbaugh Show:

LIMBAUGH: Stick with me. Keep your eyes on the radio. CNN informs us via Rachel Jeantel that Trayvon called Rachel and said that he was being followed by a "creepy ass cracka," which we have now learned, that is a person acting like they are a police, like a security guard. So then, Piers Morgan, the ever-penetrating inquisitor, said, "So was there anything you wished you'd said when you were in there?" meaning as a witness on the stand.

[BEGIN AUDIO CLIP]

JEANTEL: Nigga.

MORGAN: Why?

JEANTEL: People, the whole world say it's a racist word. Mind you, around 2000, they changed it around, I think. It starts spelling "n-i-g-g-a."

MORGAN: What does that mean to you, that way of spelling it? What does that word mean to you?

JEANTEL: That means a male.

MORGAN: A black male?

JEANTEL: No, any kind of male.

MORGAN: Black or white?

JEANTEL: Any kind. Chinese you can say "nigga." That's my Chino, "nigga." They can say that.

[END AUDIO CLIP]

LIMBAUGH: This was between 9 and 10 pm last night on CNN, who is in a quest to become the, again, most respected news organization in the country, perhaps even in the world. So, "nigga," with an "a" on the end, well I think I can now. Isn't that the point? 'Cause it's not racist. That's the point. I could be talking about a male, a Chinese male, a guy at the Laundromat. I could be talking about a man. That's what she said it means. 

Previously:

The 20 Worst Racial Attacks Limbaugh's Advertisers Have Sponsored

Related: Zimmerman trial witness Rachel Jeantel's interview on CNN's Piers Morgan Live.

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