racism

HERE’S THE DEAL WITH STUPIDITY JUNE 8, 2021 PT 2

Law banning cruise ships from making people prove they are vaccinated, Pentagon won’t let Pride flag fly, School of Fools (Derek Chauvin trial support group for white students), DJs get banned for Japanese accent, Nazi News (Nashville hat store sells anti-vaccine stars of David)

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FACEBOOK JOKE STANDARDS JUNE 1, 2021 PT 2

Facebook reverses decision about discussing Covid 19 origin story, Asian Americans get upset about a cartoon depicting Andrew Yang, School of Fools (Texas doesn’t want teachers discussing racism and sexism), Nazi News (a yearbook gets recalled because a student lists Hitler’s biography as his favorite book), and Bitches Be Crazy (Flight attendant gets punched)

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DEER ON THE DOWN LOW MAY 25, 2021 PT 2

Nazi News(Marjorie Taylor Green compares mask rules to nazis, a transgender neo-Nazi avoids jail time), A judge says a booty call provides fourth amendment protections, School of Fools (Remote learners banned from prom and students create slave auction using African American students), Drunks in the news (Beer makes friends)

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IT’S RAINING N WORDS MAY 18, 2021 PT 2

School of Fools (Rutgers Law School controversy over the N word), Comics in the news (Tony Hinchcliffe racist opening and Saturday Night Live offends Italians), Ski resort wants to make snow out of waste water, and Outstanding Display of Spite (cookies to catch a crook).

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Racism Versus Free Speech in Academia

A group of first-year black law students are petitioning their school, Rutgers Law in Newark, NJ, to make a policy regulating  the use of racial epithets.  The petition was started in response to a  first-year white law student repeating a racial epithet while quoting from a 1993 legal opinion.  The discussion was held online between a few students and…

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THE BOUQUET OF HYSTERIA MAY 11, 2021 PT 2

NYPD sues a protestor, Florida wants to make it illegal for social media to ban politicians, School of Fools (School will fire teachers who get Covid vaccine), Drunks in the News (Bar sells fake vaccine cards), Man swings his colostomy bag at police.

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VILLAGE PEOPLE LINE UP APRIL 20, 2021 PT 2

Crime alerts at Cornell University eliminate race, a Black National Guardsmen forced to carry a chain, Wyoming makes it legal to eat roadkill, My Pillow guy launches social media platform, and a filthy coloring book.

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THE PELOTON MENACE APRIL 20, 2021 PT 1

The Derek Chauvin trial verdict, Children getting sucked into Peloton, Hassidic woman wears her mask wrong, The failure of Bar Rescue, Joe gets mad at the dollar store cashier, and Pip is mad at her mechanic

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Black and White Don’t Exist?

Sometimes, in the quest to be more fair and progressive, well-intentioned people or establishments seem to be making things less useful.  This week on Davin’s Den, we are talking about Cornell University’s recent decision to remove a suspect’s race from crime alerts.  This decision seems like a high-minded mistake. When people say that race is a social…

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ELM – HO APRIL 13, 2021 PT 2

School of Fools (High School announcer blames his racism on diabetes, Texas school makes students watch killing of George Floyd),  Comics in the News (DJ fired for comparing women to toast), Drunks in the News (Sam Adams giving beer for vaccines), Home inspector has sex with Elmo doll.

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