Tag Archives: racism

Whose Discourse? Our Discourse!

Someone at MSNBC tweeted something implying that right-wing Republicans’ long history of intolerance and racism might mean they would not appreciate a commercial that features a biracial family being cute about breakfast cereal and heart disease. The response from the … Continue reading

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Maybe I Should Scream Sexism Now?

Although to do so would seem to be playing into your hands, Dave Andrews, a.k.a. MrBigShot. Thanks so much, by the way, for the constructive feedback on my post about the racist joke on last night’s NewsFix. Dave’s comment on … Continue reading

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NewsFix Fail

I finally watched the new “news” format, NewsFix, on Houston’s KIAH 39. They did a story on National Geographic’s recent typical person story, which crunches global data to arrive at the fact that the most typical person on the planet, … Continue reading

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