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originally posted by: carewemust
originally posted by: Metallicus
a reply to: seasonal
I don't see anything wrong with this...cute kid though.
I bet Podesta would like to take a bite out of the little melon.
originally posted by: pirhanna
Why are watermelons bad? And fried chicken? I never figured that out. Both are standard southern foods. How did they get made into negative stereotype foods?
originally posted by: cavtrooper7
OH GREATwhat kind of"RACE BATING " activism is THIS crap?
WE DON'T want information on racially subjective, emotional reactions by the way ..GOTTA have a REAL REASON .
How people feel about skin is a waste of air ,unless medically related in the REAL world, aside from activists and actual attack victims from their opposite demographic with the same validity.
WE aren't them.
originally posted by: LesMisanthrope
a reply to: seasonal
The only ones having racist inclinations are the ones reacting to a kid in a watermelon costume. It’s the first thing their minds race to.
originally posted by: 3NL1GHT3N3D1
a reply to: carewemust
Of course there's nothing offensive about this video but a few random Twitter users who get triggered seem to trigger other people for some reason.
Always being mad or outraged over the smallest and pettiest crap must get exhausting.
originally posted by: seasonal
It has to be an oversight to let a black kid wear a homemade water Mellon costume. Only when you see racism everywhere.
It has to be racism, no other explanation.
In what one would hope was just a terrible oversight, Fox & Friends this weekend aired a Halloween segment that featured children in various cute costumes -- including a black child dressed as a watermelon slice.
A homemade Halloween costume is RACIST. I guess watermelon is off the costume for black kids for ever.
While the clip is racking up attention online, it's only the latest in a string of uncomfortable situations for Fox News: On Saturday, the New York Times revealed that the network renewed now ex-host Bill O'Reilly's contract despite knowing that he'd recently issued a $32 million payout to a sexual harassment accuser.
People reacted using twitter and were reacting harshly-one said it was overt racism or tone deaf racism.
Online, viewers reacted harshly over the costume choice, with one person tweeting, "Overt racism, foolish racism, or tone deaf racism?' Take your pick, it's still racism."