NBA Owner Sterling To Girlfriend: Why Bring Black People To My Games?

We all knew that Donald Sterling was a racist and an overall horrible human being. So TMZ's lurid audio of the Los Angeles Clippers owner enraged about his girlfriend taking photos with black people shouldn't really surprise you if you've been paying any attention. And yet, the audio is shocking—maybe because it's… » 4/26/14 4:23pm 4/26/14 4:23pm

How 12 Years a Slave Became a Punny Racist Trope

Despite 12 Years a Slave's very serious subject matter—steeped in the most inglorious era of our country's history—and all the important conversations about race that have taken place leading up to the film's big win at this year's Academy Awards, white people still feel super comfortable making stupid jokes and puns… » 3/05/14 4:30pm 3/05/14 4:30pm

Fox is Promoting Dads By Bragging About the Critics That Hate It

After declaring that they wouldn't reshoot any scenes from their new show Dads, Fox has now decided to embrace the fact that their pilot has been deemed by critics as "offensive" "reprehensible" and "morally wrong" by featuring those reviews prominently in their ad campaigns. Just like MTV did with their remake of … » 9/12/13 5:40pm 9/12/13 5:40pm

Dads Is The Worst Show of the Fall TV Season

The show is months from even airing, and already, FOX's Dads is looking to be the most offensive show of the fall television season. At a Television Critics Association panel Thursday, the creators and stars of the show attempted to support its most racist jokes – which include Brenda Song's character being told to… » 8/02/13 12:20pm 8/02/13 12:20pm

The Cast of Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles Is Almost Entirely White

With the news that William Fichtner will play Shredder, that rounds out an almost entirely white cast in the Michael Bay-produced, Jonathan Liebesman-directed Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles. Perhaps the most offensive casting is the awesomely impossible-to-kill Shredder, whose alter ego is Oroku Saki, and has always… » 6/24/13 10:30pm 6/24/13 10:30pm

'Mostly White' Diners Line Up to Support Paula Deen's Racist-aurant

Some Americans are going out of their way to patronize Paula Deen's restaurant The Lady and Sons in Savannah, Georgia to support Deen in this difficult, deep-fried-racist time — some of whom even plan to boycot the Food Network for dropping her in the wake of the controversy. If you were curious, "Most of [these]… » 6/23/13 8:30pm 6/23/13 8:30pm

Watch the Adorable Cheerios Girl Be Adorable in Her First Interview

Joined by parents Janet and Christopher, six-year old Grace Colbert hammed her way through an interview with MSNBC Tuesday morning, proving that the whole Internet can be freaking out about the fact that you're biracial, but if you're a child actor you think all the hubbub is just because you have such a "great smile." » 6/11/13 5:40pm 6/11/13 5:40pm

Idiot Olympics Fans Wonder Why All North Koreans Look Alike

Bruce Reyes Chow, a father of three daughters, sat down to watch the United States Women's National Soccer Team play North Korea yesterday. In a piece on Huffington Post, he writes: "Watching the USWNT play over the past few years has been one of the most powerful and important things my daughters have experienced…… » 8/02/12 2:20pm 8/02/12 2:20pm

Kansas Representative Issues Non-Apology After Calling First Lady 'Mrs.…

An embarrassing Republican has issued a textbook non-apology weeks after forwarding an email that called First Lady Michelle Obama "Mrs. YoMamma" and implied that she and the Grinch were twins separated at birth. He's sorry people got mad. He didn't mean to offend anyone. But can we all agree that the President and… » 1/09/12 11:20am 1/09/12 11:20am