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Ted Nugent: The fact that he knows he can get kudos from some gun owners by playing the racist fool tells you all you need to know about the NRA and right-wing gun owners.
Ted Nugent: The fact that he knows he can get kudos from some gun owners by playing the racist
fool tells you all you need to know about the NRA and right-wing gun owners. (Illustration by
DonkeyHotey
)


By Heather

Just days after the Coeur d’Alene Tribe of American Indians canceled Ted Nugent's appearance at their casino in Idaho, the Puyallup Tribe in Washington announced they'd be canceling two of his concerts as well. Couldn't happen to a more deserving guy. Nugent hasn't seemed to figure out yet that you reap what you sow.

Tacoma casino cancels Nugent shows, citing racism:
TACOMA, Wash. -- Emerald Queen Casino will cancel two Ted Nugent concerts that were scheduled August 2 and 3 over allegations of racist remarks by the singer.

Puyallup Tribe officials said the decision came after learning that Nugent has said racist remarks.

"The first amendment gives people the right free speech, but I think racism is intolerable and not acceptable here," said Puyallup Tribal Council Vice President Lawrence W. LaPointe. "We’ve been getting lots of complaints from the community and other organizations."

"I don’t want to take away his right to say what he wants to say, but we don’t need it here."
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