American newspapers just seizing the opportunity to have a little fun with slavery. Totally accidental and/or harmless.
In other news: microaggressions are common verbal, behavioral, and environmental indignities, whether intentional or unintentional, that communicate hostile or negative slights to marginalized groups. (via Donovon X Ramsey)
What do you think? Catchy headlines or microaggressions?
The last two I could write off as just lazy editing
The first two? Motherfuckers playing games
All of them are intended to demean. You could shorten the film title to “12 Years” just as easily and actually more descriptively, but throwing the word “Slave” around with “master” and pictures of Lupita Nyong’o is a way of re-emphasizing how US society views Black people.
What the shit
this isn’t even hard
just say 12 years
JUST SAT 12 YEARS
THERE IS ANOTHER WAY TO ABBREVIATE THIS
THERE IS ANOTHER WAY AND I SEE ALL THE SPACE YOU HAVE, LAYOUT EDITORS, I SEE THAT SHIT, OKAY? SO DON’T GIVE ME THAT SHIT
come on guys it’s not even difficult what are we doing????
Look at all these assholes “proving” fat hatred doesn’t exist by hating fat people.
…but seriously, for real people who aren’t trolls: Fat people are treated like a public health scourge. Collectively, we are considered a dire problem. We’re portrayed as lazy, dirty,…