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A heated Gayle King defends 'Baby, It's Cold Outside'

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NEW YORK- NOVEMBER 12 Singer Deana Martin performs during the after party presented by CAVU

The fight over the song heated up in Denver when KOSI, a radio station that plays exclusively holiday tunes this time of year, banned the song, only to quickly bring it back.

What's going on: I reported earlier this week that "Baby, It's Cold Outside" was recently banned by a radio station in Cleveland, Ohio, after listeners complained the song didn't jibe well with the #MeToo movement.

"Now, I do realize that when the song was written in 1944, it was a different time, but now while reading it, it seems very manipulative and wrong", he said. "I think you can look at anything and read something into it these days, and I just don't think that was the case when they wrote that song and (it's not) the intent of the song, and I think we have to look at that".

Cosby was sentenced to up to 10 years in prison in September for drugging and attacking a woman, but more than 60 others accused him of historic crimes including rape, drug-facilitated sexual assault, sexual battery, child sexual abuse, and sexual misconduct.

"It wasn't really our decision".

The song was also pulled from a Cleveland radio station last week. For example, one part of the song has the female singer saying, "what's in this drink?"

CBS This Morning co-host Gayle King, who described herself as a "big supporter and proponent of the Me Too movement", said Thursday that she was anxious about a nation losing its sense of humor.

She even shared her love for the song on Instagram.

For each reason she gives to leave, he tells her it's too cold, or he somehow blames the weather as to why she should stay. The female singing the first part (with male singer in parentheses). Now I understand that when the song was written, it was perceived differently.

Now, Dean Martin's daughter, Deana Martin has responded to the controversy.

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