I wonder what Rudy Gay thought of the whole episode?
There is only one basic human right, the right to do as you damn well please. And with it comes the only basic human duty, the duty to take the consequences.
P. J. O'Rourke
Political correctness is epic bull****.
Call someone a fat retard all you want but god forbid you call them a fag, nigger or whatever...
It makes no sense.
I would never apologize.
In what universe should minorities (sexual/racial/religious etc) be immune from being insulted? In what universe should they be treated better than anyone else? What makes them so Goddamn special?
Last edited by Mr.Nick; 06-05-13 at 07:10 AM.
The comedian Louis CK summed up the attitude of White Men pretty well, and that should be the response by everyone. The Calvin Murphy style is another excellent option. We should all calm down and allow the words to become meaningless. To me saying "The N word" is just as stupid, or more so, than saying 'nigger'.
Louis CK - Being White - YouTube
If you don't like the NBA's regulation of player behavior, don't play pro basketball and don't purchase their product.
I can't help but wonder what would have happened if he replied to the media with "no delusional Christian, would that be a fine as well?
Not likely, but equally offensive. If the NBA or any organization is to have a none offensive policy, it better damn well be able to show consistency in enforcing it, or I smell lawsuits abound.
“When buying and selling are controlled by legislation, the first things to be bought and sold are legislators.” - P. J. O’Rourke
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