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SBM Sports – Be Honest, You Don’t Care That Riley Cooper is an Idiot

When video of Philadelphia Eagles Wide Receiver Riley Cooper surfaced of him dropping the n-word (language NSFW), many were outraged. When we learned Cooper was yelling at a Black security guard who wouldn’t allow him backstage (more NSFW language), that outrage only intensified. I couldn’t muster the anger. And you’re not really mad either. Despite articles like this, […]

Is “Fat” A Slur?

  Is the word “fat“ a slur or a description? This is a variation of a question posed by someone Re-Tweeted onto my timeline. The conversation that followed described the ways people who are overweight should be described; and they debated whether fat is in fact a slur.  It’s a sensitive subject, especially when you […]