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John Waters talks Baltimore riots on Bill Maher's show

John Waters talks Baltimore riots on Bill Maher's show

John Waters appeared Friday evening on HBO's "Real Time with Bill Maher" and discussed the recent unrest in Baltimore related to Freddie Gray, the 25-year-old who died April 19 because of injuries sustained while in police custody. Here's what Waters said: "I'm so naive on racism. I grew up with George Wallace, a dumb racist who was easy to make fun of ... Real racists today -- they don't say it out loud. They're the scariest ones. "The night Baltimore was burning I was filming a cameo in the new Alvin and the Chipmunks movie in Atlanta. So I may not be that qualified to talk about it. "[But] I was arrested in Baltimore in my life....

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