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Conor’s father, Derek Daly, on Thursday admitted he had used a racial slur in a live radio interview in the early 1980s. Conor Daly was born in 1991.
On Friday, Lilly Diabetes pulled its sponsorship decals from Conor Daly’s No. 6 NASCAR ride, saying that it didn’t want the distraction from their cause.
originally posted by: NarcolepticBuddha
originally posted by: pavil
I just don't understand how something like this happens?
People are getting way too soft and sensitive.
Whatever happened to "sticks and stones...words may never hurt me?"
originally posted by: 200Plus
I don't see it so much as a "punishing someone for what their parents said 10 years before they were born" situation.
I see it much more of a "your children will pay the price of you disobedience from now on, so let this be a warning to you" situation.
It makes a lot more sense that way.
originally posted by: roadgravel
a reply to: Allaroundyou
Ya well us younger folks have very stupid parents in regards to sensitivity
Isn't it the younger generations that are pushing the hurt feelings, anti this and that, that is driving these PC issues.
The price of insulin — a lifesaving drug — has reached record highs as Eli Lilly, Novo Nordisk and Sanofi raised prices more than 240 percent over the past decade to often over $300 a vial today, with price rises frequently in lockstep, according to information technology firm Connecture.Oct 28, 2017