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    31 Jan '16 19:26
    This old lady is digging it:
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    31 Jan '16 23:47
    Originally posted by FishHead111
    This old lady is digging it:
    https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=gt7sWlgeUFM
    This video is sickening. Ignoring it is negligent.
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    01 Feb '16 00:51
    Originally posted by normbenign
    This video is sickening. Ignoring it is negligent.
    There's thousands of videos of such goings on.
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    01 Feb '16 01:21
    Originally posted by FishHead111
    This old lady is digging it:
    https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=gt7sWlgeUFM
    This video shows a man who may be desparate for money to get his next drug fix. Using the video to make some sort of statement about racism with the little bit of information available can only infuriate those bent toward racism. If you want to get pissed about a real case of racism, look to South Africa.
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    01 Feb '16 01:331 edit
    Originally posted by joe beyser
    This video shows a man who may be desparate for money to get his next drug fix. Using the video to make some sort of statement about racism with the little bit of information available can only infuriate those bent toward racism. If you want to get pissed about a real case of racism, look to South Africa.
    You mean like Amy Biehl?
    https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Amy_Biehl

    Edit: If he was so desperate for a fix why did he keep beating and kicking her? Would that get him his fix quicker?
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    01 Feb '16 02:55
    Originally posted by FishHead111
    You mean like Amy Biehl?
    https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Amy_Biehl

    Edit: If he was so desperate for a fix why did he keep beating and kicking her? Would that get him his fix quicker?
    I don't know if that is why he attacked her. I am making a point that it could have easily been a person of any race, no more info than the video gave.
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    01 Feb '16 08:27
    Originally posted by joe beyser
    I don't know if that is why he attacked her. I am making a point that it could have easily been a person of any race, no more info than the video gave.
    The point remains, that it is the act, not the actor which is hateful. Despicable criminals come in all colors.
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    01 Feb '16 08:491 edit
    Originally posted by FishHead111
    This old lady is digging it:
    I don't watch random youtube videos, but from the thread title and comments of others I assume that the old lady in question is white. I feel compelled to point out that the fact that she is old is at least in part attributable to the fact that she has white privilege. The life expectancy of white people is considerably higher than that for black people in most societies that have both skin colours. Of course I must admit that this implies the possible existence of Japanese privilege but that it likely the case, ie there are significant benefits to being born Japanese.
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    01 Feb '16 09:31
    Originally posted by twhitehead
    I don't watch random youtube videos, but from the thread title and comments of others I assume that the old lady in question is white. I feel compelled to point out that the fact that she is old is at least in part attributable to the fact that she has white privilege. The life expectancy of white people is considerably higher than that for black people i ...[text shortened]... privilege but that it likely the case, ie there are significant benefits to being born Japanese.
    Privildege of any kind is no excuse for beating the heck out of old people.
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    01 Feb '16 09:50
    White racist shoot another UNARMED black man. FOR NO REASON WHAT SO EVER.


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    01 Feb '16 10:47
    Originally posted by RJHinds
    Privildege of any kind is no excuse for beating the heck out of old people.
    Captain obvious states the obvious. Did anyone say it was an excuse?
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    01 Feb '16 11:571 edit
    Originally posted by RJHinds
    White racist shoot another UNARMED black man. FOR NO REASON WHAT SO EVER.


    [youtube]T0e49fHL_Kc[/youtube]
    That sarcastic title will mislead people who don't watch the video.
    This is another good one, go to 1:35 for the punchline:
    "He ain't do no wrong, all he did wuz shoot a cop".
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    01 Feb '16 12:58
    Originally posted by normbenign
    The point remains, that it is the act, not the actor which is hateful. Despicable criminals come in all colors.
    Some people are not much more than vicious animals.
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