CMT never played that game. In fact, it used to play Dixie Chicks videos back-to-back with those of one of the group's most vocal detractors, Toby Keith.
Incidentally, Keith, unlike Janssen, is not a homophobe.
@Charlie_Janssen @AETV @BoldNebraska Glad you endorse freedom to slander! How do you feel about the Dixie Chicks? pic.twitter.com/RtRSK49nuv
— AKSARBENT blog (@aksarbent) December 24, 2013