Tuesday, October 4, 2011

Jon Stewart and the Daily Show
on the Perry Niggerhead Controversy
- Part 1

What I found interesting in the original story was that the reference to the hunting camp/ranch was not unique to that location or to Perry and his family and friends.  It was part of a larger area, and common parlance among everyone who lived in and around that part of Texas. Part 2 of the Daily Show expands on that further, but to begin from the beginning:
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The Amazing Racism
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