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post #11 of 78
Tiny Tina aint going nowhere, one of the best characters in the game IMHO. She could be avatar blue for all I care.

I actually fail to see the racism, and my comprehension level at school was pretty high
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post #12 of 78
NO.

That's my fav character in the whole game... So much depth to her.. this crazy psychopathic murderous gangster little white girl from the suburbs whose also an explosives expert on the outside... but there's also a softer side to her motivated by her parents death on the inside.
    
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post #13 of 78
I cant wait til everything is a grey amorphous gender neutral monotone blob with the offensive content of a typical episode of barney. Instead of shooting guns they should shoot compliments until the other persons head explodes from happiness.
post #14 of 78
I hate the way white people feel like anything that even has a hint of some kind of racial content they feel like they're supposed to be offended. She uses ebonics at times in her dialogue, that doesn't equal racism.
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Well it sounds like Karma has already taken care of him...
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Well it sounds like Karma has already taken care of him...

stupidity comes in all shapes and sizes, this time it came in the shape of a nerdy moron holding playing cards. congratz dumbass.
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So only African Americans can use "black lingo' if I understand correctly. Does that mean every African American who doesn't use "black lingo" and speaks like whites do (whatever that is) is a racist?
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we live in a day and age where there are so many different worthy causes out there and yet many spend their times trying to "fix" something that is not broken while ignoring much bigger issues. Everyone wants to be an activist it seems, yet people constantly waste energy on something so petty that only serve to create distractions and actually create the problems they think they are fixing.
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Well it sounds like Karma has already taken care of him...
Not really, he wasn't fired. He quit... when, being contractor, asked not say he's employee and "represent" company. He's just whiny 12 year old girl inside of a mans body.
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So only African Americans can use "black lingo' if I understand correctly. Does that mean every African American who doesn't use "black lingo" and speaks like whites do (whatever that is) is a racist?
Exactly... among many other things...
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So only African Americans can use "black lingo' if I understand correctly. Does that mean every African American who doesn't use "black lingo" and speaks like whites do (whatever that is) is a racist?

was thinking the same thing mate.. Seriously, how on earth is it racist when a 'white' video game character uses a lingo that is 'usually' associated with african americans. I've heard alot of white people speak like that (and yes that is how they actually talk). And like what Frick said earlier, thats how alot of 13 year olds act and talk, as apparently it's cool.. nothing racist about it. There isn't one line of hers that abuses or discriminates against african americans. This guy needs to get a life...
Tiny tina is my fav character in the game, honestly without her there wouldn't be many interesting characters in the game..
 
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