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11th Dec '17 9:03:02 PM karstovich2
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* When King Charles II's mistress Nell Gwynn was mistaken for the Duchess of Portsmouth (another of Charles' mistresses), a crowd started calling her a Catholic whore and attacking her carriage. Nell stuck her head out and corrected the mistaken commoners, "Good people, you are mistaken. I am the ''Protestant'' whore." [[ValuesDissonance The crowds started cheering and escorted her carriage out of the area]].

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* When King Charles II's mistress Nell Gwynn (originally an actress, and an Englishwoman) was mistaken for the Duchess of Portsmouth (another of Charles' mistresses), mistresses, and a Frenchwoman[[note]]Well, a Breton woman, but as you'll see in a moment, that doesn't matter because Bretons are Catholic too[[/note]]), a crowd started calling her a Catholic whore and attacking her carriage. Nell stuck her head out and corrected the mistaken commoners, "Good people, you are mistaken. I am the ''Protestant'' whore." [[ValuesDissonance The crowds started cheering and escorted her carriage out of the area]].
5th Nov '17 4:15:33 PM foxley
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* In ''Film/{{Scream 4}}'' when the killer calls Marnie he says of course she will die as "you're the DumbBlonde with the big tits". She responds by saying she's a straight A student. [[SlashersPreferBlondes She still gets killed though]].
4th Nov '17 7:16:16 PM johnnye
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->''"I was walking down the street the other day and this man actually called me a Chink. I was so mad! Chinks are Chinese. I'm Korean. I'm a Gook. If you're going to be racist, at least get the terminology correct."'' [[note]] "Prof. Henry Gates discovered that Margaret Cho is mostly Chinese from BOTH sides of her family..." http://goldsea.com/Text/index.php?id=14019 [[/note]]

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->''"I was walking down the street the other day and this man actually called me a Chink. I was so mad! Chinks are Chinese. I'm Korean. I'm a Gook. If you're going to be racist, at least get the terminology correct."'' [[note]] "Prof. Henry Gates discovered that Margaret Cho is mostly Chinese from BOTH sides of her family..." http://goldsea.com/Text/index.php?id=14019 [[/note]]
26th Oct '17 12:28:42 AM Divra
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** In the same book, Chancellor Oscagne takes offense at the Tamuls being referred to as "godless yellow dogs". The Tamuls have gods, thank you very much (given a couple of minutes he might be able to remember their names) and think of themselves as less yellow or beige and more "golden-skinned", because it's more flattering.
2nd Oct '17 11:38:24 PM LaughingGiraffe
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* John Scalzi has described Christian celebrity Kirk Cameron as an ignorant bigot, saying he stands by this rather than calling him something more poetic like "pestilent toad" on the grounds that Cameron seems to be fairly clean and is definitely not an amphibian.
21st Jul '17 11:46:05 AM MinisterOfSinister
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* ''WesternAnimation/{{Shrek}}'' is an ogre; he wouldn't grind your bones for his bread.
-->'''Shrek:''' ...that would be a ''giant''.
5th Jun '17 7:15:21 AM erforce
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* ''Film/TheWickerMan'' (1973):

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* ''Film/TheWickerMan'' (1973):''Film/TheWickerMan1973'':



* In ''Film/HarryPotterAndTheDeathlyHallows Part One'', when the villainous Bellatrix says that the heroic Dobby nearly killed her by saving his friends:

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* In ''Film/HarryPotterAndTheDeathlyHallows Part One'', ''Film/HarryPotterAndTheDeathlyHallowsPart1'', when the villainous Bellatrix says that the heroic Dobby nearly killed her by saving his friends:
16th Apr '17 4:57:15 PM MBI
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-->''House:'' First, "Hector does go rug" is a lame anagram. You want a better one for "Gregory House"? "Huge ego. Sorry."

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-->''House:'' -->'''House:''' First, "Hector does go rug" is a lame anagram. You want a better one for "Gregory House"? "Huge ego. Sorry."
16th Apr '17 4:54:27 PM MBI
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* On ''Series/{{House}}'', one of Wilson's ex-wives tells House that she named their yappy unpleasant dog Hector because the dog reminded her of House, and "Doctor Greg House" is an anagram of "Hector does go rug."
-->''House:'' First, "Hector does go rug" is a lame anagram. You want a better one for "Gregory House"? "Huge ego. Sorry."
23rd Mar '17 11:38:16 AM Yrros
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->''"I was walking down the street the other day and this man actually called me a Chink. I was so mad! Chinks are Chinese. I'm Korean. I'm a Gook. If you're going to be racist, at least get the terminology correct."''

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->''"I was walking down the street the other day and this man actually called me a Chink. I was so mad! Chinks are Chinese. I'm Korean. I'm a Gook. If you're going to be racist, at least get the terminology correct."''"'' [[note]] "Prof. Henry Gates discovered that Margaret Cho is mostly Chinese from BOTH sides of her family..." http://goldsea.com/Text/index.php?id=14019 [[/note]]
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