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Urban Legend: Tommy Hilfiger Is a Racist
Anecdotal reports claim that fashion designer Tommy Hilfiger made racist statements on the Oprah Winfrey Show. Description: Urban legend / Email rumor
http://urbanlegends.about.com/od/tommyhilfiger/a/tommy_hilfiger.htm
The Bigoted Airline Passenger - Urban Legends
Widely circulated tale of an airline passenger who demands a different seat assignment after learning he or she will be sitting next to a person of another race or ...
http://urbanlegends.about.com/od/humor/a/The-Racist-Airline-Passenger.htm
The Race Card - Urban Legends
Apr 14, 1999 ... Does Microsoft Word's thesaurus contain hidden racist sentiments? Are the Social Security numbers of U.S. citizens encoded with racial data?
http://urbanlegends.about.com/library/weekly/aa041499.htm
'Clothes' by Maya Angelou - Urban Legends
Poem attributed to Maya Angelou criticizes African Americans for buying clothing manufactured by allegedly racist companies.
http://urbanlegends.about.com/library/bl_maya_angelou.htm
The Elevator Story - Urban Legends
... and (sometimes) a dog add up to one very popular - but false - urban legend. ... a Dallas beauty parlor, a Woman told a cautionary tale about racial prejudice.
http://urbanlegends.about.com/library/weekly/aa092299.htm
Did Justin Bieber Legally Change His Race to ... - Urban Legends
Mar 6, 2014 ... Satirical article claims Justin Bieber legally changed his race to 'African American .'
http://urbanlegends.about.com/od/celebrities/ss/Justin-Bieber-Legally-Changes-Race-to-African-American.htm
Oprah: Tommy Hilfiger Rumor a 'Big Fat Lie' - Urban Legends
May 3, 2007 ... Supposedly, Hilfiger had once been kicked off the show by Winfrey herself after admitting he wished that people from non-white ethnic groups ...
http://urbanlegends.about.com/b/2007/05/03/oprah-tommy-hilfiger-rumor-a-big-fat-lie.htm
Michael Richards' Self Defense - Urban Legends
Mar 4, 2008 ... Circulating via email, a racist rant purportedly delivered by actor/comedian Michael Richards as his 'defense speech in court' after shouting ...
http://urbanlegends.about.com/od/dubiousquotes/a/michaelrichards.htm
Origin of the Word 'Picnic' - Urban Legends
Apr 19, 1999 ... Often, they were motivated by alleged acts of violence by Blacks against Whites, alleged disrespect and other breaches of Southern racial ...
http://urbanlegends.about.com/library/blpicnic.htm
Barack Obama's Racist Church - Urban Legends
Dec 23, 2007 ... Forwarded email labels presidential candidate Barack Obama a racist for attending a church describing itself as 'unashamedly black' with a ...
http://urbanlegends.about.com/od/government/a/obama_church.htm
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