Yeah, you said it all perfectly. Barsanti and Hughes would have tried and convicted most people, gone overboard throwing quotation marks around words in a belittling, sarcastic way. Mentioned and linked to an AVC article where “this is not the first time we’ve scolded this personality for saying something we don’t… Read more
Just because our president says bad shit , doesn’t mean it can’t be called out when others do as well.
While I have no doubt that Gomez is less of a hack than Barsanti, that’s the issue with the ‘oppresion olympics’-style politics isn’t it?
Now you gotta decide whether it’s more woke siding with the Blacks or the Jews as the more oppressed minority, especially what with all that ongoing BLM/systemic racism/white… Read more
This is an interesting point; I also noticed that the tone of this piece is much more willing to forgive than these sort of articles usually are. I can’t tell whether it’s that Gomez is just less obnoxiously catty than Hughes or Barsanti, or whether it’s buying into the fallacy that Black people can’t be racist (and… Read more
It’s interesting to me to watch how AV Club writers handle these sorts of things. Usually for this kind of deal, I’d expect them to go all in on how terrible and indefensible Cannon and his statements were, linking back to their last three thinkpieces already on the subject, and tearing into the Masked Singer for not… Read more