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dMr Andouille Level: 90 Posts: 917/2215 EXP: 6998125 For next: 190511 Since: 2.11.02 From: Edinburgh, Scotland Since last post: 85 days Last activity: 5 days # 21 Posted on 15.10.03 0701.06 Reposted on: 15.10.10 0703.09 Originally posted by MoeGates If I am not mistaken, they already DO have Redneckopoly... Course there was no outrage over that.... You are mistaken. Redneckopoly hasn't come out (or at least I couldn't find anything close to it on E-bay) I think it was in the works though, and if it come out I'm sure you'll hear about it from Zell Miller. Well according to the games creator, a fair few more are indeed in the mix. http://monique.typepad.com/coffeenated/2003/10/black_leaders_o.html I've gotta be honest and say that the "You got you neighbourhood addicted to crack" card did raise a smile. The game looks so blatantly tongue in cheek that I really fail to see the problem. I mean, do you honestly think it's gonna be at the top of many KKK members' Christmas wish lists? Its taking the piss out a stereotype. I fail to see why this only becomes such a big deal when skin colour is involved. It sounds like Chang should possibly be posting a cheque off to the NAACP though. For the free publicity if nothing else. PS: I know I can't linkify. Sorry.
Grimis Scrapple Level: 125 Posts: 2334/4700 EXP: 21902811 For next: 551416 Since: 11.7.02 From: MD Since last post: 1403 days Last activity: 20 days # 22 Posted on 20.10.03 1406.50 Reposted on: 20.10.10 1406.53 Not to resurrect this thread, but a columnist for the Tampa Tribune(a black man) nails it right on the head. Let's face it, Ghettopoly is No Bigger Insult Than MTV Rap.
Leroy Boudin blanc Level: 92 Posts: 202/2306 EXP: 7651663 For next: 105304 Since: 7.2.02 Since last post: 11 hours Last activity: 11 hours # 23 Posted on 21.10.03 0142.58 Reposted on: 21.10.10 0144.29 Originally posted by Grimis Not to resurrect this thread, but a columnist for the Tampa Tribune(a black man) nails it right on the head. Let's face it, Ghettopoly is No Bigger Insult Than MTV Rap. Funny, I read the column as veiwing Ghettopoly as being just as big of an insult as MTV Raps.
Grimis Scrapple Level: 125 Posts: 2339/4700 EXP: 21902811 For next: 551416 Since: 11.7.02 From: MD Since last post: 1403 days Last activity: 20 days # 24 Posted on 21.10.03 0612.29 Reposted on: 21.10.10 0612.29 Originally posted by Leroy Funny, I read the column as veiwing Ghettopoly as being just as big of an insult as MTV Raps. So did I. But where's the outrage in that.
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