"Sorry, Jennifer. I apologize and retract my statements.
Having a meanie boss is indeed slavery and it was wrong of me to argue otherwise.
I will leave this discussion thread and keep my my Oriental mouth shut for now on."
"Hi, Jennifer! Good morning to you too!
As for your assertion that I should be silent so others can speak...
You'll note that I never once criticized Paula Deen. You'll also note that my posts have simply pointed out what shouldn't…"
"Person? It was you who used the term in reference to what "they" were called. Regardless, the "Oriental" person you describe of course has every right to designate himself or herself as such. But I would assume that you, Cherie…"
"OK. I just wanted to confirm that you truly have a mindset in which having a crappy job where your boss isn't nice to you is just as bad as having a slave owner in the 1800s.
Thanks. I think we all learned something today.
"Pro Tip: Never should the question "Was slavery bad?" be followed with "yes...but."
Also, did you honestly just compare babysitters and cooks to slaves? Somehow I've yet to hear of whippings following shoddy Molly Maid…"
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