The phrase "Hard Work" is offensive

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  1. chief0124

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    http://dailycaller.com/2015/10/26/m...phrase-hard-worker-theyre-being-racist-video/

    While discussing the efficacy of a hypothetical Speaker Paul Ryan, MSNBC host Melissa Harris-Perry cautioned guest Alfonso Aguilar against using the phrase “hard worker,” implying that it is somehow offensive to African Americans.

    “I just want to pause on one thing because I don’t disagree with you that I actually think Mr. Ryan is a great choice for this role, but I want us to be super careful when we use the language ‘hard worker,'” she told Aguilar.

    “I actually keep an image of folks working in cotton fields on my office wall because it is a reminder about what hard work looks like.”

    “In the context of relative privilege,” Perry added, “when you talk about work-life balance and being a hard worker, the moms who don’t have health care… we don’t call them hard workers. We call them failures. We call them sucking off the system.”

    Read more: http://dailycaller.com/2015/10/26/msnbc-host-when-republicans-say-the-phrase-hard-worker-theyre-being-racist-video/#ixzz3pmMy46JF


    That's it folks. I officially give up.
     
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    This is getting to be re-goddamn-diculous!
     
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    Um - so the field workers AND the stay-at-home-moms are both hard workers? :dontknow: I bet the field workers would LOVE to be stay-at-home-moms!
     
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    She is simply the most racist and devisive person on national TV today. She has become what Louise Farakam was, without the music.
     
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    In Melissa's defense, she has no control over what pops into that empty head of hers - and even less ability to prevent it from then spewing forth out of her impediment ridden mouth.

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    Plughead thinks judging "Piff the Magic Dragon" for 15 million a year is "hard work". Just like working in cotton fields - same thing.
     
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    People been saying dumb shit for centuries, it's just now we are forced to see/hear every asshole who feels empowered to chime in.
     
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    if shes trying to say they dont work as hard as construction workers or whatever, thats a reasonable point.
    most ppl work 3X as many days?
    if one is trying to get a new job, he dont have to do the current job?
    were any greats bills written in the last few years?
     
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    I work very hard beating my old meat!
     
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    HARD WORK! DEDICATION!
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    like @LawyerLarry always says hard work is for poor people and its frowned upon at Larry inc. @ClintDagger never had to work at anything ever in his life he's always been the best. @tradioguy69 dosent even have to work on a tan cause he naturally has the glow of winning. @MrPPV once almost had to work on getting a 10 out of the compound. well i think me and @EDDIEVRULZ are going to work on getting a buzz.
     
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    I think Double L works pretty hard. I don't.
     
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    Why are you such a colossal faggot?
     
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    Work smarter, not harder!
     
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    You work pretty hard at kissing ass!
     
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    So now we can't say 'hard work' bc it insults long dead cotton picking slaves????? W T F
     
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    I'd take one for the team and bang her
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