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Old 08.01.2017, 16:02
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Fill in your own blank. Just been reading another forum where someone has had complaints about parking his ginormous caravan outside the building taking up public parking spaces. refuses to believe the caravan is an issue... says it must be because he is gay!?!
How many threads do we read about people saying others are racist towards them? Are they really experiencing racism or are they just telling themselves it must be that 'cos it's not really they are just an annoying plonker doing something daft or unacceptable in that particular circumstance/place?
So how's the chip on your shoulder? What's your "ethnic minority" (ie: Swiss in Switzerland)?
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Old 08.01.2017, 16:15
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Re: Pick on me because I am (blank)

Pick on me because I'm a little bit of snot lodged in the nose of the world?
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Old 08.01.2017, 16:21
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Fill in your own blank. Just been reading another forum where someone has had complaints about parking his ginormous caravan outside the building taking up public parking spaces. refuses to believe the caravan is an issue... says it must be because he is gay!?!
How many threads do we read about people saying others are racist towards them? Are they really experiencing racism or are they just telling themselves it must be that 'cos it's not really they are just an annoying plonker doing something daft or unacceptable in that particular circumstance/place?
So how's the chip on your shoulder? What's your "ethnic minority" (ie: Swiss in Switzerland)?
How dare you insinuate that minorities should be held accountable for their actions/choices as much as cis-white males?

What a bigot! I bet you're against racial quota laws
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Old 08.01.2017, 16:30
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Re: Pick on me because I am (blank)

It seems folks swing between it's all my fault, I am different neurotic overload to the personality disorder of: why doesn't this country work around me, my ideas and my needs?
Insert tantrum or sobbing tears, which ever suits
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Old 08.01.2017, 16:31
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How dare you insinuate that minorities should be held accountable for their actions/choices as much as cis-white males?

What a bigot! I bet you're against racial quota laws
You were serious? Or is this a joke I didn´t get
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Old 08.01.2017, 16:34
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Had to google cis-white males
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Old 08.01.2017, 16:35
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You were serious? Or is this a joke I didn´t get
What answer would earn your sympathy the most?
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Old 08.01.2017, 16:44
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What answer would earn your sympathy the most?
Neither, just want to understand what you said
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Old 08.01.2017, 16:48
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What answer would earn your sympathy the most?
You're pretty much screwed either way now.

Your decision will earn you the wrath of either the nasty right wingers or the snowflakes.
One group has their views based upon logic and reasoning, the other based upon shrilly emotions. Choose wisely
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Old 08.01.2017, 16:48
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Re: Pick on me because I am (blank)

Some people are jerks and some are not. Some people will whinge racism/discrimination at any opportunity and some will not.
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Old 08.01.2017, 16:48
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Re: Pick on me because I am (blank)

I think the internet tends to exacerbate people's natural tendency to reassign the context or causality of some reaction which displeases them such that it is absolutely clear that they couldn't possibly be responsible for making a change to improve matters.
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Old 08.01.2017, 16:49
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You were serious? Or is this a joke I didn´t get
Sarcasm. Something not well understood on EF.
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Old 08.01.2017, 16:50
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Sarcasm. Something not well understood on EF.
Ah ok, difficult to read for a foreigner
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Old 08.01.2017, 16:53
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Had to google cis-white males
Me too ..... so next time deliver what you found

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Some people are jerks and some are not. Some people will whinge racism/discrimination at any opportunity and some will not.
And some jerks live with that fact and some look for excuses to cover it. The latter are the real jerks.
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Old 08.01.2017, 16:55
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Ah ok, difficult to read for a foreigner

I don't think it's the language skill, it's whether you got it in you too.
Guilty
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Old 08.01.2017, 16:56
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cis-white males?
I think the correct terminology should be white cis-males? Cis-white doesn't really make sense..... I'm glad you wrote about this label though, even though I don't believe the OP made any reference to the ethnic origin of the dear boy in the featured forum article.

I hadn't heard before of the CIS application. Sigh. So hard to keep up with all the fancy terms applied to people today.
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Old 08.01.2017, 16:58
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You're pretty much screwed either way now.

Your decision will earn you the wrath of either the nasty right wingers or the snowflakes.
I think most people are just googling cis-males.

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One group has their views based upon logic and reasoning, the other based upon shrilly emotions. Choose wisely
Nothing like a good subjective definition, is there? So which side do you come down on?
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Old 08.01.2017, 17:01
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I think the internet tends to exacerbate people's natural tendency to reassign the context or causality of some reaction which displeases them such that it is absolutely clear that they couldn't possibly be responsible for making a change to improve matters.
I think now I have a language problem .... sounds good though ....

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I think the correct terminology should be white cis-males? Cis-white doesn't really make sense.....
You're trying to disciminate white Cis-females?
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I hadn't heard before of the CIS application. Sigh. So hard to keep up with all the fancy terms applied to people today.
It rubs salt into the wound of not being 'down with the kids anymore'.
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Identity politics = divide and rule.

The uprising of the proletariat has been effectively declawed, and all in the name of socialism.

Result!
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