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[challenge entry] 'How about a nice cup of tea?'

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(, Fri 30 Apr 2021, 9:58, archived)
# :)
very civilised
(, Fri 30 Apr 2021, 10:23, archived)
# :D
(, Fri 30 Apr 2021, 11:39, archived)
# Should be a scientist holding it, surely
(, Fri 30 Apr 2021, 11:51, archived)
# The soldiers normally hold chocolate drumsticks
(, Fri 30 Apr 2021, 11:58, archived)
# Party time
(, Fri 30 Apr 2021, 11:57, archived)
# I see racism is cool again on b3ta. Nice.
(, Fri 30 Apr 2021, 12:38, archived)
# It never went away
this place is internet famous for being slightly to the right of stormfront
(, Fri 30 Apr 2021, 12:42, archived)
# But why is it tolerated?
Where are the mods?
(, Fri 30 Apr 2021, 13:46, archived)
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(, Fri 30 Apr 2021, 13:57, archived)
# Yes, referencing the famous PG Tips chimps really is a top-tier hate crime m8, call the police immediately
(, Fri 30 Apr 2021, 13:03, archived)
# I don't think that it is a police matter
but I also don't think you should tolerate casual racism
(, Fri 30 Apr 2021, 13:48, archived)
# You're right
we should encourage it
(, Fri 30 Apr 2021, 14:18, archived)
# I'm not a big fan of casual racism, nothing less than a three piece suit will do when I'm in the mood to write xenophobic forum posts
(, Fri 30 Apr 2021, 14:34, archived)
# BBC Announcer from 1930s
as opposed to BBC noncer from the 1970s
how's about that then?
(, Fri 30 Apr 2021, 16:25, archived)
# pfft!
(, Sat 1 May 2021, 2:25, archived)
# If you genuinely want to publicly call out b3ta racism, I'm on your side. I don't see what's racist about shopping a box of PG Tips into a scene from Planet of the Apes though.
(, Fri 30 Apr 2021, 13:27, archived)
# Trust me - this is just the tip of the iceberg.
(, Fri 30 Apr 2021, 13:49, archived)
# Silly Baggenfrock, PG Tips is not lettuce
(, Fri 30 Apr 2021, 14:04, archived)
# Is it your position that this picture is promoting some kind of taxonomical racism?
I don't think it was ethical to use chimps in PG adverts, but I don't think this picture promotes that sort of thing.

Are you opposed to chimpface? Should homo sapiens actors never play pan troglodytes roles?

Throw us a bone.
(, Fri 30 Apr 2021, 15:23, archived)
# Appropriating Inuit cultural symbols to make a cheap point on the internet is ok though?
(, Sat 1 May 2021, 2:09, archived)
# Everything
that can be twisted and deliberately misinterpreted is wacist, mate.
(, Fri 30 Apr 2021, 14:19, archived)
# That's a very political opinion.
You don't want people to think you're being too political.
(, Fri 30 Apr 2021, 15:24, archived)
# you're right
taking everything too seriously
B&
(, Fri 30 Apr 2021, 16:27, archived)
# Eh?
(, Fri 30 Apr 2021, 14:19, archived)
# Bloody apes. Comin over 'ere, drinkin OUR tea.
(, Sat 1 May 2021, 8:40, archived)