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Date: 12/09/11 12:06 PM

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    3MM@ Female 13-17
    256 posts
    December 9, 2011 at 12:08 pm
    Link: Why You So Racist, Maxwell S. Stewart? - I wonder what the content was all about inside. Scary how f-ed up the world once was.
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    onoffonoffon Male 30-39
    2297 posts
    December 9, 2011 at 12:26 pm
    What about this is bad. They were just trying to understand a culture that was foreign to them.
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    CaptKangaroo Male 50-59
    2285 posts
    December 9, 2011 at 12:27 pm
    Exactly what is racist about this, please?
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    Solvent Male 18-29
    2842 posts
    December 9, 2011 at 12:32 pm
    Who decided that negro was a bad word?
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    msieg007 Male 18-29
    2035 posts
    December 9, 2011 at 12:36 pm
    And "negro" used to be a commonly used and accepted term. Why you so racist, IAB?
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    Buiadh Male 30-39
    6740 posts
    December 9, 2011 at 12:38 pm
    Damn Negro`s.
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    beternal Male 18-29
    2589 posts
    December 9, 2011 at 12:46 pm
    Which means one in ten chickens will be a fried chicken :-)
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    britt566 Female 18-29
    2291 posts
    December 9, 2011 at 1:41 pm
    "Which means one in ten chickens will be a fried chicken"

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    Burrid Male 18-29
    28 posts
    December 9, 2011 at 2:00 pm
    Why is this racist?
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    Byfield Male 18-29
    464 posts
    December 9, 2011 at 2:18 pm
    Theres nothing racist here. Most people think of negro as a bad term, its not. Just social stigma. Removing glorious etomology from the language.
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    Hedkwab Male 18-29
    340 posts
    December 9, 2011 at 2:31 pm
    And next you`re going to say I should be paying black peoples electric bills, because it`s my ancestors fault that their ancestors got drated over, right?
    (Not that my ancestors were actually here during the slavery period or anything.)
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    dude21862004 Male 18-29
    768 posts
    December 9, 2011 at 3:15 pm
    This book is about black people... Must be racist.
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    Kilgore89 Male 18-29
    194 posts
    December 9, 2011 at 3:27 pm
    This is clearly not a recent publication. Keep in mind that as recently as the `60s, using the term "negro" was considered the politically correct way to go. There is still nothing wrong with the word today, we just tend to use "black" or "African-Canadian".

    At a glance, I`m going to go out on a limb and suggest that this is actually the exact opposite of racism and that it`s encouraging people to be more tolerant of negroes given that they were 10% of the population at the time. Hedkwab on the other hand is right on the borderline of racism. My money says his is the comment that starts a race-war-flame-war.
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    darkmagic14n Male 18-29
    1625 posts
    December 9, 2011 at 4:29 pm
    actually, isn`t the number more like 2 in every 10 now?
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    LandoGriffin Male 30-39
    3844 posts
    December 9, 2011 at 5:19 pm
    I don`t get why this is "racist" - it is a sociological study about Black Americans from the time when Negro was the acceptable term and only 10% of the population was black (it is 15% now). Black Americans faced discrimination and segregation at the time this book was written and the author probably did a lot of research on the social conditions of Black Americans at the time.
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    Tobunshi Male 18-29
    678 posts
    December 10, 2011 at 2:58 am

    lol, Canadians.
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    Justin9235 Male 18-29
    1582 posts
    December 10, 2011 at 4:21 am
    Oh how I wish Detroit has those kinds of statistics -_-
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    tommy2X4 Male 50-59
    3441 posts
    December 10, 2011 at 5:23 am
    It`s still scary.
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    randomxnp Male 30-39
    1293 posts
    December 10, 2011 at 6:55 am
    Errrrmmmm ... I haven`t read it, obviously so it might be horribly bigoted inside, but this only says that one in ten Americans is black. Where is the racism?

    Surely the really f*cked up thing is that someone can read this cover, immediately cry "racist" and not be laughed at.
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    robosnitz Male 40-49
    2738 posts
    December 10, 2011 at 8:10 am
    Whats a negro?
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    Oster Male 40-49
    104 posts
    December 10, 2011 at 8:01 pm
    Worst version of Where`s Waldo ever.
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    PhotoKing Male 30-39
    526 posts
    December 11, 2011 at 2:19 pm
    i`m nearly certain white people can tell the difference between the two. but for the really stupid ones, there`s a book for it. before the dummy books came out i guess
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    Oblongata Female 18-29
    8 posts
    December 14, 2011 at 12:12 am
    The world `once was`?
    How about `still is`.

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