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Bob Costas rips CBS over coverage of the Masters

Bob Costas rips CBS over coverage of the Masters
Posted April 12th, 2013 @ 1:29pm

Bob Costas went on The Dan Patrick Show and really quite beautifully torched CBS's Masters coverage for not acknowledging "Augusta's history of racism and sexism." Here's Costas:

What no CBS commentator has ever alluded to, even in passing, even during a rain delay, even when there was time to do so, is Augusta's history of racism and sexism. Even when people were protesting just outside the grounds—forget about taking a side—never acknowledging it. So not only will I never work the Masters because I'm not at CBS, but I'd have to say something and then I would be ejected.


They do have a history that ought to be reckoned with that that they've only recent come to terms with—if you call this coming to terms with it.

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