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Liberal TV icon Norman Lear fired ‘Good Times’ dad for fighting black stereotypes

If you’re of a certain age, you remember the 1970s show “Good Times,” with Jimmie Walker. You probably have fond memories of Walker’s character of J.J. exclaiming his signature catchphrase “Dy-no-mite!” over the show’s six seasons, which later featured Janet Jackson in a supporting role. Viewers also likely remember the show’s most shocking episode, when the Evans family patriarch James ... Read More »