Cincinnati Pops Orchestra
has scrapped a
Dukes of Hazzard
-themed July show featuring drop-bys from
, because some community members find the classic TV series - which costars a Confederate-flag-emblazoned car - racist and offensive. "It's a huge shock to me that in this day and age, people could be so narrow-minded," Schneider tells the Associated Press, adding that those in charge should examine "their knee-jerk reactions to someone else's prejudice and bigotry." The Pops, which consulted with a head-shaking NAACP, says in a statement, "We decided that some of the messages conveyed in the program are not consistent with [our] efforts to reach out to all [people]." Besides, they thought they'd be getting
in a bikini.