Originally posted by zeeblebot
TMZ depicted various mid-level celebrities (Paris Hilton, Martha Stewart, Kate Gosselin, some others) with Mexican ethnic slurs last night. They all had penned-in mustachios except Kate, Martha was wearing a Home Depot apron and holding a churro in one hand and a bag of oranges in the other. Kate was crossing a road with her kids in front of a warning si ...[text shortened]... how focusing on celebrity hijinks and paparazzi ambushes of celebrities at airport gates, etc.)
TMZ is getting a pass because not enough Mexicans watch TMZ and nobody expects there to be anything but crap on TMZ.
Also Mexicans have bigger issues than idiotic racial slurs on a stupid news channel.
I think if a channel such as fox, msnbc, abc or other did something like that then they'd get more complaints.
Also, there probably would be a bigger uproar if they used slurs/stereotypes associated with African-Americans.