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Old 04-25-2018, 02:20 AM   #63
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Originally Posted by GetPaid View Post
You really don't know what he meant by it? He was questioning Pass' blackness by talking about his white wife as if real black people don't have white wives. We can be obtuse about it because he didn't spell it out exactly but it's hard for me to figure out a different way to take it. It's suggesting that he thinks there are defined parameters for what a "real black man" is, you don't see anything racist about that? It was racist when white battlers did it to D-Lor well before 2018, it was racist when they did it to 100 Bulletz or Phranchyze well before 2018, and it's racist now. People put a ton of weight on the word "racist" and consider it a heavy accusation, but that's not on me. I'm not saying it's the equivalent of like, Donald Sterling partaking in housing discrimination, but it doesn't need to be to be a racist comment. I have no idea about a "ban" or whatever, I really don't know enough about Jeffrey or his crew to have an opinion on that. If it were up to me the gay slurs would have also caused a stir but it's clear that battle rap accepts that type of language currently, especially for white people looking for a substitute for the n word.

To your point about the hypocrisy, that's absolutely true. I'm sure some of these guys were the ones talking about the guys I mentioned like that. They should be called out for their hypocrisy. But "is the response hypocritical" and "is the original comment racist" are two different questions.

And I disagree with you about what being a Trump supporter means in 2018. It isn't 2016 anymore (though I'd say it was obvious then too but whatever, now there's a track record in office), he's made it clear what he's about and it sure as hell isn't "fiscal conservatism". If someone is still supporting him, that says something imo.
I agreee with the majority of what you said, but passwurdz is biracial, if Iím not mistaken? Most black Americans are between 15-25% European anyway, and if one of passwurdz parents is white, then thatís just what it is. Thereís nothing wrong with that, thereís nothing wrong with him having a white wife/mother to his children, and thereís nothing wrong with him having children that are mostly ďwhiteĒ. (Btw, to me, race is a con. Itís just some invented shit as a means to integrate racism into our society.) And the f-bomb shit was pretty wild too, and Iím not on board with that either. My only thing is that I have watched these same dudes, for years, never give a fuck about racism until some white guy they donít like (which I suspect may be for personal reasons) calls one of their half white friendís white wife and mostly white children ďwhiteĒ and it just looks super, extra dumb to me. I am aware of the nuances, but the part I just mentioned is what I find most objectionable about this whole ordeal. They donít care about racism. This is a fraudulent campaign.
Originally Posted by uuuununnn View Post
honestly i dont even watch battles , i listen to the audio while staring into the mirror at my own reactions
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