‘This is Us’ And The Use Of The N-Word

Bill Leff and Wendy Snyder

This image released by NBC shows Milo Ventimiglia and Mandy Moore in “This is Us.” The show was nominated for an Emmy Award for outstanding drama series on Thursday, July 13, 2017. The Emmy Awards ceremony, airing Sept. 17 on CBS, will be hosted by Stephen Colbert. (Ron Batzdorff/NBC via AP)

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The NBC show, ‘This is Us’, hit fans with an unexpected twist in this week’s episode with the use of the N-word without censorship. Matt McGill, former morning personality of WVON and media consultant joined Bill and Wendy this morning to talk about the episode and explained why the N-word conversation needs to happen across all platforms, not just in hushed conversation. Do you think NBC push the envelope a little bit too far? You be the judge.

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