I Am Bored

Loads of viral videos, games, memes, lists and social networking for when you're bored. Updated every day, so visit often.
Latest Popular Most Bookmarked Most Emailed Top Rated My Favorites Random Chat
All Games Funny Entertainment Quizzes Weird Tech Lifestyle, Arts & Lit. News & Politics Science Sports Misc
T-Shirts   Submit Content  

A Public Service Announcement From I-A-B [Pic]

submitted by: fancylad
< Back Next >
A Public Service Announcement From I-A-B [Pic]. What`s more racist, one of your jagweed co-workers doing something like this on the job or the person who designed this?
+ Add to Favs
Hits: 34122 | Favorites: 14 | Emailed: 6 | Rating: 2.6 | Category: Misc. | Date: 12/04/2009
 popular today
23 Tales Told In Black And White [Gif] Some classically styled clips that demonstrate a certain punch, a special magic and the simplicity in the lack of color.
I-A-B You Be The Judge: Lock Up Or Let Go? [Poll] This man was sentenced to 13 yrs in prison. He never went because of a clerical error. Lock `em up or let `em go I-A-B?
40 Sexy Hippie Chicks At Coachella [Pic] Isn`t that really the only reason to go? That and the drugs... and the debauchery... and the booze... and the sex... and
7 Pixelated Horror Games That May Scare You [Pic] Any of you guys remember these? Which is your favorite?
The Long And Winding Road [Pic] Sometimes it`s not the destination, but the journey.
More Comments >

Male, 40-49, Western US
 409 Posts
Monday, February 28, 2011 9:24:41 AM
Why do people have to point out reposts? Like anyone else gives two chits.

Female, 13-17, Eastern US
 683 Posts
Tuesday, January 19, 2010 3:02:47 PM
suicism...ur kinda brilliant.

Female, 13-17, Western US
 34 Posts
Monday, December 7, 2009 4:19:10 PM
I honestly don't understand why the blonde woman is laughing so much.

Male, 18-29, Western US
 3658 Posts
Sunday, December 6, 2009 9:17:28 PM
So where is the unfair depiction here? Statistically, it's not; just because one Asian person is depicted using a utensil indigenous to their culture (as if that does something to typecast them in itself) doesn`t mean all such people [though race doesn`t exist] are represented that way by it (since it`s impossible to represent everybody i.e. the failure of Democracy at higher and more inclusive levels).

Male, 18-29, Western US
 3658 Posts
Sunday, December 6, 2009 9:13:46 PM
And for all you with a 'stick up` your ass: everybody seems to feel that portraying someone with any accoutrement (chopsticks, corn-rows, CONFEDERATE FLAGS, etc.) which happens to be associated with what might be discerned as their culture constitutes an unacceptable form of stereotyping.

Perhaps this is because these associations with culture are necessarily being made on a racial basis, since that is the only relevant way to distinguish the subject in this context.

However, that does not make it RACIST (look it up in the dictionary if you don`t believe me).

Neither does it make it unfairly stereotypical. Why? Because Asians, for example, invented chopsticks. Nobody would complain if a white person was depicted using them for utensils on these same grounds, right?
Well, in reality it`s even more common for an Asian person to be using them than a white person; and equally likely, on a case-by-case basis, that the Asian person would be using them as not.

More Comments >

Bored | Suggest a Link | Contact I Am Bored | About I Am Bored | Link to I Am Bored | Live Submission | Privacy | TOS | Ad Choices | Copyright Policy |
© 2014 Demand Media, Inc. All rights reserved.