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May 29, 2010
Cross posted from TruthOut The owner of Mulligans, a watering hole popular with middle-aged white men in Cobb County, Georgia, regularly updates his marquee to comment on current events. Here is what's up today: HELL YEH, ARIZONA. SEND THEM WETBACKS HOME! ANCHOR BABIES & ALL! IF U CAN'T FEED UM DON'T BREED UM! The local news station reporting on the sign bleeped out the offensive term. As they should have, wetback being an ugly racial slur. But there is a word more commonly used and much more damaging to immigrants and Latinos: illegal . We need to stop using it ourselves, and demand that...