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    Talk radio hosts get an earful at Occupy L.A. encampment

    John and Ken, who have been mocking the movement on their conservative radio show, receive a mixed response by demonstrators at City Hall.


    The show was the subject of controversy recently when the hosts read on the air the mobile and office phone numbers of a local immigrant rights activist. The activist reported receiving hundreds of hate-filled phone calls as a result, prompting a boycott launched by the National Hispanic Media Coalition.

    General Motors on Wednesday became the latest company to pull ads from the show in support of the boycott.

    During a commercial break Thursday, a protester in a shirt that read "No human is illegal" approached the radio personalities. He was Rudy Pisani, an 83-year-old Korean War veteran.

    "Have you served your country?" Pisani asked angrily.

    Kobylt said he had, by paying taxes.

    May the forces of evil become confused on the way to your house. George Carlin

    by msmacgyver on Fri Oct 28, 2011 at 06:02:22 PM PDT

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