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Response to JustAnotherGen (Reply #16)

Mon Jul 1, 2019, 09:22 PM

22. I have no doubt

that you have been through horrendous experiences. I'm sorry to hear that you have to go through this every day. As a kid, I had hopes that we would be a better country by the time I hit my current age, if not sooner.

And my customer service work was in NJ, which I've known to be quite racist. There are a lot of guys who I worked with who thought they could tell ,me a racist joke just because I'm white. I heard words to describe black people that I needed defined, I had never heard them before, like that one for "eggplant" that was used in the Green Book movie.

After word got around that I wasn't into that, I started noticing that most of my acquaintances through work were people of color.

Yes, of course people in the North barbecue. But it seems tougher to relate to a vegan/vegetarian in the South for some reason, is what I find. Maybe Sen. Booker's "northernness" bothers some.

In any case, the Democratic-leaning people around here tend to favor Joe Biden over the other alternatives, in my limited sample of people, anyway.

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