Posts Tagged: RACISM

goats

Tyler, The Creator's Mountain Dew Ad Pulled After Being Called 'Most Racist Commercial In History'

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Here's the Tyler, the Creator-directed Mountain Dew that got pulled for being too racist.

AUTO RACING

NASCAR Fans Vs. Taiwan Animation, A Battle For The Ages

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Next Media Animation's "Taiwan Animation" of the Daytona crash has all the absurdity and hyperbole you'd expect -- fans being killed and turned into cheering ghosts, all the cars being Toyota Corollas because they don't have a stock car stock animation, NASCAR literally erasing the video from YouTube -- but the best part is easily the fact that nobody at NMA thought, "hey, it's probably a bad idea to ask NASCAR fans what they think of this insulting, wacky parody video made by Asians.

ALBERTO DEL RIO

People Are Upset That The WWE Is Using A Tea Party Gimmick Now

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I’ll start by prefacing this post with the standard reminder that I am not a political person and I do not ever intend to express my political or religious beliefs to you, the reader.

jamaica

This Week In Racist Super Bowl Commercials: Sean Paul Says Volkswagen’s Ad Is Funny

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As has become customary in this YouTube era, companies no longer wait for the Super Bowl to actually air their Super Bowl ads, which is why <a href="http://withleather.uproxx.com/2013/01/of-course-the-old-prudes-at-cbs-rejected-a-pornhub-super-bowl-commercial">any outrage from PornHub’s executives</a> would be about as real as a Faye Reagan orgasm.

DJANGO UNCHAINED

‘Worst Episode Ever’: People Are Furious At Jamie Foxx’s ‘SNL’ For All The Wrong Reasons

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Was this weekend's "SNL" with Jamie Foxx racist? Nope, but don't tell that to these idiots.

anti-semitism

Real-Life Eric Cartman Plays Canadian Pee-Wee Hockey, Is Not Hilarious

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You know how 'South Park's' Eric Cartman is a 10-year old who hates Jewish people, slurs everyone and once chopped up a kid's parents and fed them to him in a bowl of chili.

MORNING LINKS

PHOTO: People Liking Red Dawn For All the Right Reasons

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This is only the cropped version of a much longer screen grab (<a href="http://filmdrunk.uproxx.com/wp-content/uploads/2012/11/Red-Dawn-Asian-Haters-Full.jpg" target="_blank">full version</a> below) that's been going around Tumblr.

CARMELO ANTHONY

This Week In YouTube Commenter Outrage: The NBA's BIG Color Commerical Inspires Hate

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Despite me watching it last night, <a href="http://www.youtube.com/watch?feature=player_embedded&v=isPm79xTzM4">the NBA posted its new “BIG Color” commercial on YouTube today</a> to celebrate both the holiday season and the surprisingly plain jerseys that some teams will be wearing on Christmas day.

ASIA FOOTBALL CONFERENCE

Here’s A Bad Idea: A Soccer Organization Calling Middle Eastern People ‘Sand Monkeys’

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<a href="https://twitter.com/MayorBurnsy" target="_blank">Burnsy</a> sent me this story in an e-mail this morning.

cheaters

New Korean Baseball Technique: Elbow Smash Line Drives

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I don't know the specifics of what's happening here, but here's the gist: A gent on the Korean baseball team claims he was hit by a pitch, but everyone else in the game/stadium/world saw him lean out and elbow smash the ball.

ANIMAL PRACTICE

Twitter Users Accuse NBC Of Racism After It Airs A Promo Showing A Monkey Doing Gymnastics

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After Gabby Douglas won an Olympic medal, NBC aired a "Animal Practice" promo showing a monkey doing gymnastics. People are not happy.

GAZZETTA DELLO SPORT

Mario Balotelli Is An Ape, Says Totally Not Racist Italian Newspaper

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Soccer racism is something we rarely talk about at With Leather, because 1) it's one of those ridiculous, inexcusable traditions hanging on as "part of the sport" because people in Europe never officially got a Civil Rights movement, and 2) <a href="http://withleather.uproxx.com/tag/soccer" target="_blank">we never write about soccer</a>.

ITALY

Mario Balotelli Offered Euro 2012 Fans A Friendly Heads Up

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While most parody Twitter accounts simply bring us <a href="http://twitter.com/notjaycutler">incredibly accurate portrayals of NFL quarterbacks</a>, an account <a href="https://twitter.com/#!/MarioBaloteLAD">dedicated to Italian striker Mario Balotelli</a> actually helped spread a friendly reminder earlier this morning to aspiring European soccer hooligans.

2012 OLYMPICS

Usain Bolt Dumped His Hot Girlfriend For One Of Several Dumb Reasons

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If <a href="http://sports.yahoo.com/blogs/olympics-fourth-place-medal/usain-bolt-dumped-girlfriend-focus-olympics-145124469.html;_ylt=AvLwO6LTpPey8D_R9bjeoFvYupV4;_ylu=X3oDMTFpYTZoOGQ2BG1pdANTdXBlciBCbG9nIEluZGV4BHBvcwMxMQRzZWMDTWVkaWFCbG9nSW5kZXhUZW1w;_ylg=X3oDMTFlamZvM2ZlBGludGwDdXMEbGFuZwNlbi11cwRwc3RhaWQDBHBzdGNhdAMEcHQDc2VjdGlvbnM-;_ylv=3" target="_blank">Fourth Place Medal</a>'s headline had been the end of the story ("Usain Bolt dumped his girlfriend to focus on London Olympics") I would've disagreed with his decision, but I would've understood.

RACISM

Ashton Kutcher's Brownface Ad Got Yoinked

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Earlier this week, an ad for something called PopChips was uploaded to YouTube.

BOSTON BRUINS

When Twitter Gets Racist: How Should We Deal With The Attack On Joel Ward?

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Last night, the 7-seed Washington Capitals defeated the defending Stanley Cup champions and 2-seed Boston Bruins to advance in the NHL Playoffs, and plenty of Boston fans were none too pleased.

Cartoon Network

15 Banned Cartoons You'll Never See on TV

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On Monday, when I watched the previous night’s new episode of “Family Guy,” I got upset.

ADULT SWIM

The Best Part Of Soccer Is All The Gay Tribesmen (+ Morning Links)

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Video full of dancing tribe guys gets "HOW IS THIS RACIST" comments, news at eleven.

ATHLETES SHOULD NOT HAVE TWITTER

Stefon Diggs: All Derp Everything

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We've talked a lot at With Leather about the <a href="http://withleather.uproxx.com/2012/02/lin-hyped-up-because-of-race-says-hyped-up-racist" target="_blank">racist things you are</a> and <a href="http://withleather.uproxx.com/2012/02/whoops-the-entire-world-accidentally-forgot-that-chink-means-chinese-guy" target="_blank">aren't allowed to say</a> about Jeremy Lin's unexpected run as the HNIC (or its equivalent) of the New York Knicks.


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