The following audio is from April 16th, 1980 at the Rockefeller Club in Houston. Looks like racism is nothing new to Kinky Friedman. You can listen to the audio below (note: if you've got a new Mac, here is a link to the Quicktime audio):
Here is a transcript of the remarks:
Then I come down to Houston, I went to a bowling alley. I couldn't go bowling, there were no bowling balls. The people here throw 'em all in the sea, thought they were nigger eggs…thought they were nigger eggs.
This has gone too far. It's not cute. It's not funny. It's not some one-time thing -- it's an irresponsible, inexcusable pattern of racism. It's absolutely unacceptable, and Kinky Friedman should leave the Governor's race immediately.
Here are our previous posts about Kinky Friedman's remarks: