? I'm not racist, but ... ?
I'm not racist, but ...
... I don't think they should be allowed to buy lottery tickets.
A work colleague told me that her boyfriend had said this, after the news that a British Asian guy had won a million on the National Lottery. Such a strange and surprising thing to volunteer out of the blue, during the daily watercooler chat.
She was obviously a little unsure about what he'd said, and was somehow seeking validation for his views. I expressed my surprise, but didn't want to get into a fight in the middle of the office.
What examples have you encountered ?
I WON'T get rid of my golliwogs: Pub owners vow to put dolls back behind the bar after they were seized by cops - despite complaints over five years from customers branding the 'racist' decorations a hate crime
Suella Braverman blasts police force for sending FIVE officers to seize collection of golliwog dolls from family pub as Home Office source warns they 'shouldn't be involved in this nonsense'
Surprise surprise ... the not-racist pub landlord has been outed as ... an actual racist.
Whenever you hear the words: ‘I’m not a’, you can guarantee that they will be followed by persuasive evidence that the speaker most definitely is whatever they are denying being.
I'm not a spelling and grammar Nazi, but... spelling error in thread title... come on! ?
I am a grammar NAZI, and proud of it.
Perhaps the person referenced was not a rascist, although he certainly appeared to be racist.
spelling error in thread title...
I swear that I'm worse at spelling now, than I was when I was 10 ! ?♂️ I think mainly cos I read so many typos and spelling errors online.
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My toxic FB feed recently ...
the Brexit voters are concerned about racism when it comes from Diane Abbott, but were happy to share racist memes aimed at her ! Tellingly pathetic. ?
Well, well, well ...
A pub being investigated for an alleged hate crime over the display of racist dolls has closed for business after a boycott by three of its suppliers. Heineken, Carlsberg and Innserve cut ties with White Hart Inn, which had golly dolls confiscated as part of police investigation.
... compared the dolls to lynchings in Mississippi and expressed backing for far-right groups ... will be interviewed by police when he returns from Turkey, where the family have a holiday home.
Camra (the Campaign for Real Ale) said it was reviewing how it granted the White Hart several awards and a place in its guide which highlighted the pub’s “extensive collection of old-fashioned soft toys”. (!!)