“Opie and Anthony”

Anthony Cumia speaks at SiriusXM's O&A20: Unmasked With Opie & Anthony Special Celebrates 20 Years Of Opie & Anthony at Carolines On Broadway on April 17, 2014 in New York City. (Photo by Cindy Ord/Getty Images for SiriusXM)

Radio Host Blasts SiriusXM for Firing Cumia: ‘You Hired Him to be Provocative’

SiriusXM’s decision to fire ‘Opie and Anthony’ host Anthony Cumia over alleged “racially-charged” remarks he made on Twitter has sent shockwaves through the radio community, including with one D.C. host who blasted the decision on his terrestrial radio show.

07/07/2014

Anthony Cumia speaks at SiriusXM's O&A20: Unmasked With Opie & Anthony Special Celebrates 20 Years Of Opie & Anthony at Carolines On Broadway on April 17, 2014 in New York City. (Photo by Cindy Ord/Getty Images for SiriusXM)

‘Opie and Anthony’ Host Anthony Cumia: ‘Sirius Decided to Cave and Fire Me’

Anthony Cumia, one half of the popular satellite radio show ‘Opie and Anthony,’ tweeted Friday morning he’s been fired by SiriusXM, likely for alleged racial tweets he’d made earlier in the week.

07/04/2014

Anthony Cumia and Gregg "Opie" Hughes attend SiriusXM's "Opie & Anthony" broadcast live from the Montreal Just for Laughs Comedy Festival at The Hyatt Regency Montreal on July 25, 2013 in Montreal, Canada.  (Photo by Pierre Rousseau/Wire Image/Getty Images)

‘Opie And Anthony': ‘I Don’t Know Why We’re Not Having A Revolution’ Over Obamacare

The hosts of SiriusXM Radio’s “Opie and Anthony” show slammed Obamacare for losing their health insurance due to President Barack Obama’s signature health care law.

04/04/2014

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