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    Re: Altered mural fuels racial debate in Prescott

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    Rednecks are a race?
    Rednecks are white. That makes as much sense as asking if niggers are a race. Or, if kikes are a race.

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    Re: Altered mural fuels racial debate in Prescott

    Quote Originally Posted by Deuce View Post
    Yeah "red neck" is a word referring to, typically, ignorant southern racist poor white people. I'm not sure calling it a "racial slur" is accurate.
    The same logic could be applied to, "nigger".

    For racism to end, so does the double standard.
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    Re: Altered mural fuels racial debate in Prescott

    Quote Originally Posted by Deuce View Post
    Yeah "red neck" is a word referring to, typically, ignorant southern racist poor white people. I'm not sure calling it a "racial slur" is accurate.
    Is anyone surprised Deuce cannot understand how Redneck is a racial slur? Sometimes, all we need to do is wait for you to post and you pwn yourself.
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    Re: Altered mural fuels racial debate in Prescott

    Quote Originally Posted by Aunt Spiker View Post
    Subculture of what? White Racists? Small white southern town inhabitants?

    I've been called a redneck simply because I live in a small town in the south - I've never uttered a racist comment in my life or harbored a racist thought. . . .and I don't like it just as much as I don't like it when others use the term 'wetback' to describe the supposed 'subculture' of people who came here illegally.

    The truth of the matter is that 'red-neck' like all other racial slurs, is based on race. You might not see it that way but a lot of other people do see it that way and use it as such.
    Regardless. Its a cultural slur, not a racial one.

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    Re: Altered mural fuels racial debate in Prescott

    Quote Originally Posted by Aunt Spiker View Post
    That's the ticket!
    Fight racial slander with more racial slander!

    OK, no redneckitude, despite the fact that the man on the city council, who wants the mural removed, refers openly to Hispanics as taco flippers, and who complains that diversity is being shoved down the throats of white people. He is also angry that the black kid in the mural is the largest figure.

    Just changed my mind. redneckitude it is.
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    Re: Altered mural fuels racial debate in Prescott

    Quote Originally Posted by megaprogman View Post
    Regardless. Its a cultural slur, not a racial one.
    You've seen the term frequently used to refer to non-whites? I never have.
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    Re: Altered mural fuels racial debate in Prescott

    Quote Originally Posted by danarhea View Post
    OK, no redneckitude, despite the fact that the man on the city council, who wants the mural removed, refers openly to Hispanics as taco flippers, and who complains that diversity is being shoved down the throats of white people. He is also angry that the black kid in the mural is the largest figure.

    Just changed my mind. redneckitude it is.
    The next time an hispanic, or black person says something stupid are you going to call it, "spickitude"? Or, "niggertude"? I'm betting, uh, no!

    Vive la Double Standard!!!!
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    Re: Altered mural fuels racial debate in Prescott

    Quote Originally Posted by apdst View Post
    You've seen the term frequently used to refer to non-whites? I never have.
    That is not relevant. Cultures often have a racial component.

    Nigger is more equivalent to honkey or cracker as that tends to refer to all white people.

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    Re: Altered mural fuels racial debate in Prescott

    Quote Originally Posted by megaprogman View Post
    That is not relevant. Cultures often have a racial component.

    Nigger is more equivalent to honkey or cracker as that tends to refer to all white people.
    Show me a few instances of the word redneck not referring to whites, especially southern whites. Thanks in advance.

    When some says redneck, people automatically think, "white". Anyone that says otherwise is a liein' ass.
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    Re: Altered mural fuels racial debate in Prescott

    Quote Originally Posted by apdst View Post
    Show me a few instances of the word redneck not referring to whites, especially southern whites. Thanks in advance.

    When some says redneck, people automatically think, "white". Anyone that says otherwise is a liein' ass.
    I never claimed that it wasn't adpst. I claimed that it did not matter. Please try to understand my argument.

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