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10 of TV's most controversial moments caught by the micBy Kenny HerzogSpecial to MSN TVWhen it comes to celebrities, newscasters and reality figures uttering epithets that make it past live-TV censors, or muttering divisive opinions that get picked up by omnipresent microphones, it's a matter of when and how often, not if. The most recent, and notorious, instance was particularly inflammatory.Earlier this month, "Big Brother" contestants GinaMarie Zimmerman and Aaryn Gries were caught on then-unaired feeds taunting black and Asian roomates with racial slurs and stereotypes. The questionable content was eventually broadcast by CBS with a disclaimer distancing the network from Zimmerman and Gries' remarks, and both women were publicly let go by their employers (not that they'll know that until the show's done with filming).Bing: 'Big Brother' | Video: Aaryn sounds offWhat do you think of the "Big Brother" controversy? Tell us at MSN TV on Facebook and Twitter.(Helen Kim and GinaMarie Zimmerman of "Big Brother"/CBS)
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