- May 5, 2010
Everyone knows that white people don't have the capacity for sympathy or cognitive reasoning. Disagreements must be because you're white.Vigormortis said:Oh my god, I about lost it with laughter at three and a half minutes in when, several times, she says, and I quote, "...especially as a white man, I don't expect you to understand..."Hunter85792 said:snip
Just...wow. She's bitching about Colbert making a "racist" joke while she's actively displaying racism herself.
That's fucking gold.
Seriously though, "As an X, I don't expect you to understand..." is quickly becoming racist short-hand akin to "I have a black friend". It probably had some value at some point in time, but now it's a racist go-to tagline for self-justification.