Why Some People Defend the Word Nigger
Back when I was a correspondent with CBS News I anchored a documentary called, “In Your ... used the n-word over and over all day long. When I sat down with him for an interview, I asked why he used the word “nigger” as often as he did.
Where Did 'Ham' in Ham Radio Come From?
Where did "Ham" in Ham Radio come from? "Ham: a poor operator. A 'plug.'" That's the definition of the word given in G. M. Dodge's The Telegraph Instructor even before radio. The definition has never changed in wire telegraphy. The first wireless operators ...
Jerry Seinfeld talks about comedy, life and show business before his stand-up gigs at the Kennedy Center
Well, I guess I do now. Tell me about your current tour. Is there much new material ... That would be a very mean person. They just don’t come. And they don’t walk up to me either. Who would be that horrible? Oh, I know they’re out there.
The N-Word. Is It Ever OK to Say?
"Nigga," on the other hand, is like chitlins. I understand where it came from and why it exists, but damn, can't we do better ... butt-nekkid from a moving snowmobile: Go get with your "cool" black friends, and see if you can slip the N-word into casual ...
Explainer: what is ISIS and where did it come from?
To do this, al-Maliki must stop refusing to develop an inclusive political system of equal treatment, and most importantly transparent justice. He could rid Sunni districts of ISIS and at the ... Defending your own became the new cause, whilst inclusive ...