Buchanan attacks Sharpton for getting Imus "dropped off the air for two words at 6:15 in the morning" Video ››› October 15, 2009 6:55 PM EDT ››› MEDIA MATTERS STAFF ? From the October 15 edition of Hardball: Loading the player reg... Previously: Buchanan on Hardball: Imus was "more a victim of hatred than a perpetrator of hatred" Pat Buchanan on Imus: "[T]he court of elite opinion ... pandering to the mob, lynched him" Media figures continue to describe Imus firing as "lynching" Short Link copy link Posted In Diversity & Discrimination, Race & Ethnicity Network/Outlet MSNBC Person Pat Buchanan Show/Publication Hardball We've changed our commenting system to Disqus. Instructions for signing up and claiming your comment history are located here. Updated rules for commenting are here. View the discussion thread.