Is this racist?

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  1. AGT Blows

    AGT Blows Well-Known Member

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    I downloaded a game on my phone from Google Play called Flick Baseball. This is one of the characters.
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    HS Cult Leader Elite Member Gold

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    Sparky Burton = acceptable.


    Spooky Burton = racist.
     
  4. GaryPuppet

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    Based on this baseball card, I would have to say no.



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  5. chuk

    chuk Well-Known Member

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    Oversized phallic baseball bat - check
    Oversized afro - check
    Oversized white eyes - check

    No, it is not racist.
     
  6. yippeekyaa

    yippeekyaa Moved forward. VIP

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    Only if you're offended by what is written on his jersey.
     
  7. PI Nate

    PI Nate Disenfranchised since 1984...

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    Not at all...
     
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    fuzzynuts 99% Relevant

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    I'm sure some overly PC critic of ours on this site will say it is and then try to call us all racist then tell us how bad America is.
     
  9. AGT Blows

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    The game was probably developed in Korea, and that is how the see black people. I think it is really fucking funny.
     
  10. TehLivingDeath

    TehLivingDeath New Member Banned User

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    Dilkington...comment?
     
  11. RobsDad

    RobsDad Well-Known Member 2010 OG VIP Gold

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    I remember Oscar Gamble, who used to play for the Rangers.

    His helmet would fly off every time he ran to first because the size of his fro...
     
  12. AGT Blows

    AGT Blows Well-Known Member

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    Fixed
     
  13. Snotty

    Snotty Crunchy guy living in a creamy world...... VIP

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    You're damned if you do...and damned if you don't.



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    SouthernListen New phone who dis? VIP

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    Racist, no. But completely fake. No black player is a D speed rating.
     
  17. check1

    check1 Well-Known Member Banned User

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    Don't mean to be one of those guys...but, I believe it's Dinklington.
     
  18. TehLivingDeath

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    Goddamnit, now I have to go do a search because it'll bother me.
     
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    Dilkington

    Ok, so I had it right.
     
  20. TehLivingDeath

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    Dicklickton.