“I know I’m prejudiced, and I know I’m bigoted in a lot of different ways,” Mr. Cuban said during an interview as part of the annual GrowCo conference, hosted by Inc. magazine, the Tennesseanreported.
“If I see a black kid in a hoodie on my side of the street, I’ll move to the other side of the street. If I see a white guy with a shaved head and tattoos, I’ll move back to the other side of the street. None of us have pure thoughts; we all live in glass houses,” he said.
The comments come after Mr. Sterling was banned for life from the NBA, because he was secretly recorded by a friend while making racist comments.
As far as eradicating bigotry from the NBA, Mr. Cuban said, “You don’t. There’s no law against stupid.”
“I’m the one guy who says don’t force the stupid people to be quiet. I want to know who the morons are,” he said, The Tennessean reported.