October 2012

The Deal Breaker

‘If he was ever an emo, that’s a deal breaker.’ ‘If she has ever had any vajazzling, that’s a deal breaker.’ ‘Bad fake tan, massive deal breaker.’ ‘Putting a jumper on a dog. Huge deal breaker.’ You know the biggest deal breaker for me? Anyone who says the phrase ‘deal breaker’. To imply that any Read More

Is it possible to be racist to someone white?

Be honest, we’ve all laughed at a racist joke. Depending on the circumstance, that can be fine. If it’s in an environment where everyone’s aware that there’s no truth to any of the sentiments, and you’re careful not to offend. However, you never really know who’s listening, and how each person is affected. Especially for Read More

White Trash vs Trendy Trash

How racist am I? Hopefully not at all, but I’m a little confused. I’ve got two distinct groups of friends, and with one group a bit of casual racism seems acceptable, while with the other group, even mentioning race gets you into trouble. So I grew up on one side of town, went to school Read More