Is it Politically Uncorrect ...

MC Spearing yuramac at YAHOO.COM
Mon Feb 5 23:44:38 MST 2001


Thomas, you have it exactly backwards. Black is all
spectra, not white. Don't believe it? mix the primary
colors together and see what you get.

MCSpearing
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--- Thomas Matiska <tom.matiska at ATT.NET> wrote:
> There is an odd point to that remark if  you think
> about
> it.  Black is not a color, but in fact is the
> absence of
> color.  You get white by putting the whole rainbow
> together.
>
> Maybe blacks should be calling whites colored?
>
> Tom,(not offended by the use of the term "white")
>
> >
> >          Could be, Richard.......back as far as
> the mid-'70s, I heard black
> > school mates ask sing-songingly, "what color?"
> when one of us crackers
> > would use the term "colored".
> >
> >          However, it is fairly common to use the
> term "people of color".....
> >
> > John
> >


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