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Thom Brennaman Suspended For Homophobic Slur

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Reds broadcaster Thom Brennaman was pulled from the broadcast of the second game of Wednesday’s doubleheader following his use of a homophobic slur during the game. He was suspended indefinitely. Brennaman apologized on-air for his remark.

Joining Cincinnati Edition to discuss the suspension is media beat writer John Kieswetter.

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Michael Monks brings a broad range of experience to WVXU-FM as the host of Cincinnati Edition, Cincinnati Public Radio's weekday news and information talk show.