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Woman claims she was kicked out of African Arts Festival because she is white
Odd News ^ | May 28, 2014 | Charlene Sakoda

Posted on 05/29/2014 2:18:16 PM PDT by stevie_d_64

A Missouri woman claims that she was kicked out of the St. Louis African Arts Festival because she is white. KMOV News 4 spoke to Susan Stone, who said that when she was dancing, as many there were doing, a festival worker targeted her because of her race. Stone recounted, “He takes me and says, ‘You can't be doing this here. This is an African American event. You can't be at this event. You're not black.’”

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1 posted on 05/29/2014 2:18:16 PM PDT by stevie_d_64
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To: All

Racism??? Discrimination??? No Wayyyy!!! Nahhhhhh, can’t be!!!


2 posted on 05/29/2014 2:18:53 PM PDT by stevie_d_64 (It's not the color of one's skin that offends people...it's how thin it is.)
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To: stevie_d_64

America is becoming more racist — because of the
Slaver Obama — every day. EVERY SINGLE DAY.


3 posted on 05/29/2014 2:20:22 PM PDT by Diogenesis
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To: stevie_d_64

Perhaps she is a “trans-raced” person and it’s just too hard to discern her current race.
Just sayin’.


4 posted on 05/29/2014 2:21:34 PM PDT by kinsman redeemer (The real enemy seeks to devour what is good.)
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To: stevie_d_64

“Wait till Otis sees us....He loves us!”


5 posted on 05/29/2014 2:22:09 PM PDT by dfwgator
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To: Diogenesis; Kaslin; All

Kaslin found a good one here too...

http://www.freerepublic.com/focus/f-news/3161507/posts

Bumpin’ for their post as well...


6 posted on 05/29/2014 2:22:55 PM PDT by stevie_d_64 (It's not the color of one's skin that offends people...it's how thin it is.)
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To: stevie_d_64

Ah , African American is not African


7 posted on 05/29/2014 2:23:05 PM PDT by molson209 (Blank)
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To: stevie_d_64

Check out the link, she is nuts!


8 posted on 05/29/2014 2:23:44 PM PDT by SWAMPSNIPER (The Second Amendment, a Matter of Fact, Not a Matter of Opinion)
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To: stevie_d_64

I read the story. It reads more like she’s some kind of flake that wants to be the center of attention.

But yeah, the second guy went a little overboard with the “Caucasian” stuff.


9 posted on 05/29/2014 2:24:59 PM PDT by PeteB570 ( Islam is the sea in which the Terrorist Shark swims. The deeper the sea the larger the shark.)
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To: molson209
Ah , African American is not African

And apparently not AMERICAN either...................

10 posted on 05/29/2014 2:25:01 PM PDT by Red Badger (Soon there will be another American Civil War. Will make the first one seem like a Tea Party........)
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To: SWAMPSNIPER

That’s beside the point...

“We’re all nuts, or we wouldn’t be here!” ~ Stripes (Bill Murray)


11 posted on 05/29/2014 2:26:14 PM PDT by stevie_d_64 (It's not the color of one's skin that offends people...it's how thin it is.)
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To: stevie_d_64
The first staffer informed Stone that she was blocking people’s view of the featured performers, so he asked her to sit down.

After viewing the video, I would agree. I would also have probably gotten sick if I saw THAT in real life............................

12 posted on 05/29/2014 2:28:55 PM PDT by Red Badger (Soon there will be another American Civil War. Will make the first one seem like a Tea Party........)
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To: Diogenesis

Go WATCH the video...........if you can..........................


13 posted on 05/29/2014 2:34:37 PM PDT by Red Badger (Soon there will be another American Civil War. Will make the first one seem like a Tea Party........)
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To: stevie_d_64

You know Crackas have bent over backwards to desegregate everything, but most blacks still prefer segregation.


14 posted on 05/29/2014 2:34:55 PM PDT by Old Yeller (Anything is possible, if you don't know what you're talking about.)
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To: SWAMPSNIPER

If I saw that in a public park I’d have to call 911........to protect the children.............................


15 posted on 05/29/2014 2:35:26 PM PDT by Red Badger (Soon there will be another American Civil War. Will make the first one seem like a Tea Party........)
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To: stevie_d_64
seinfeld dance photo: Seinfeld - The Elaine Dance! seinfeld-elaine-dance.gif

It might not have been racism...

16 posted on 05/29/2014 2:35:44 PM PDT by Snickering Hound
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To: stevie_d_64

Should have said ... “you can’t be here because you’re not SANE”


17 posted on 05/29/2014 2:35:54 PM PDT by clamper1797 (Evil WILL flourish when good men WILL not act)
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To: stevie_d_64

This is an African American event. You can’t be at this event. You’re not black.’”


I bet none in attendance were from Africa. Closest they have been to Africa is seeing a National Geographic magazine cover.


18 posted on 05/29/2014 2:35:58 PM PDT by minnesota_bound
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To: stevie_d_64

19 posted on 05/29/2014 2:36:37 PM PDT by McBuff
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To: stevie_d_64

I did not toe the Marxist line, so my African family history as elaborated in history books was not accepted at my University’s Black cultural center. I guess I was not black enough and my IQ was above platitudes of those there just because of Affirmative Action and not true family achievements... which would have bothered white liberals too who just love to rouse division and hate.


20 posted on 05/29/2014 2:37:24 PM PDT by lavaroise (A well regulated gun being necessary to the state, the rights of the militia shall not be infringed)
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To: kinsman redeemer

Perhaps she “self-identifies” as black. Who are they to judge?


21 posted on 05/29/2014 2:38:33 PM PDT by Army Air Corps (Four Fried Chickens and a Coke)
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To: kinsman redeemer
it’s just too hard to discern her current race.

Personally, I am transiting to Romulan once the implant surgery is completed...
22 posted on 05/29/2014 2:39:13 PM PDT by Delta Dawn (Fluent in two languages: English and cursive.)
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To: stevie_d_64

I’ll bet money from White taxpayers is underwriting the St. Louis African Arts Festival—That they’re more than happy to see.


23 posted on 05/29/2014 2:39:31 PM PDT by Arm_Bears (Shoot cops that shoot dogs.)
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To: stevie_d_64

What if...she was half white and half black?

Like the POS in the WHITE house?


24 posted on 05/29/2014 2:42:29 PM PDT by unixfox (Abolish Slavery, Repeal the 16th Amendment)
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To: stevie_d_64

Very raaaaacist!


25 posted on 05/29/2014 2:46:44 PM PDT by AngelesCrestHighway
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To: stevie_d_64

Uh Ha, Looking at the video I think she was kicked out because she can’t dance.


26 posted on 05/29/2014 2:46:59 PM PDT by Vinylly (?%)
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To: stevie_d_64
So Halfrican-American Ø can't attend?
27 posted on 05/29/2014 2:47:13 PM PDT by QT3.14
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To: stevie_d_64

The festival worker probably just used race as an excuse. It wouldn’t have been PC to throw her out for being stone cold nuts.


28 posted on 05/29/2014 2:50:12 PM PDT by skeeter
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To: stevie_d_64
If the conservative movement had any organization or power, then the organizers of this festival and the city would be protested and then sued for millions of dollars. Liberals have been doing that for decades. They gain power and wealth from it.

But alas, the only thing that will happen is there will be some columns written.

29 posted on 05/29/2014 3:13:21 PM PDT by IDontLikeToPayTaxes
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To: stevie_d_64

She looks like MiMi from the Drew Carey Show!!!!!!


30 posted on 05/29/2014 3:22:49 PM PDT by tired&retired
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To: stevie_d_64

Ok? We already know they’re just a bunch of racist pigs. What’s the surprise? Oh, said woman voted for o’dummy and thought that by bending over backwards to kiss every black butt she saw, that would somehow make her acceptable to them? Lady, all they want is your vote and your money. Take your friendship somewhere else.


31 posted on 05/29/2014 3:25:53 PM PDT by LouAvul (In favor of reducing government to a more common sense entity.)
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To: stevie_d_64

Comment posted at bottom of linked news story:

“Took one look at her dance and now I have to find a psycho therapist who does hypnotic therapy to get that image out of my mind.”


32 posted on 05/29/2014 3:27:23 PM PDT by tired&retired
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To: stevie_d_64

LOL!
And blacks dare complain about perceived racism? Here they openly practice it and not a damn thing will happen.


33 posted on 05/29/2014 3:27:44 PM PDT by Roman_War_Criminal (Bible Summary in a few verses: John 14:6, John 6:29, Romans 10:9-10)
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No! Not Romulan! You'll end up looking like this:


34 posted on 05/29/2014 3:27:55 PM PDT by real saxophonist (Disharmonious & Unmutual)
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Oh my gosh, really?

Wow, if I had any friends, I would rather attempt assisted suicide than look like that...


35 posted on 05/29/2014 3:31:10 PM PDT by Delta Dawn (Fluent in two languages: English and cursive.)
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To: stevie_d_64

Anyone want to bet about an all white festival. Like a European-white festival where blacks are not welcome?????


36 posted on 05/29/2014 3:34:04 PM PDT by SkyDancer (If you don't read the newspapers you are uninformed. If you do read newspapers you are misinformed)
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To: stevie_d_64
“We’re all nuts, or we wouldn’t be here!” ~ Stripes (Bill Murray)

Wasn't that “We’re all mutts, or we wouldn’t be here!” ~ Stripes (Bill Murray)

37 posted on 05/29/2014 3:34:44 PM PDT by A_Tradition_Continues (formerly known as Politicalwit ...05/28/98 Class of '98)
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To: Delta Dawn
I think she is a Romulan who has somehow infiltrated the current government.
38 posted on 05/29/2014 3:40:16 PM PDT by real saxophonist (Disharmonious & Unmutual)
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To: lavaroise

Don’t tell me you did the unforgivable and touted hard work and the family values as means of getting ahead? Or did you do something truly terrible and question the long term effects of large scale handout programs? What were you thinking?


39 posted on 05/29/2014 3:53:21 PM PDT by TalonDJ
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To: stevie_d_64

If she was kicked out it was for being an obnoxious nut-job. So far as I know that’s not a protected class...yet.


40 posted on 05/29/2014 3:55:57 PM PDT by DoodleDawg
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“The video continues, capturing Stone’s conversation with a second staffer. “You cannot come dressed like this, have your costume changes, and do what you’re doing in front of the people like this,” the male staffer said. “This character does not go with what this festival represents. This is the African Arts Festival. This is not the Ballerina Arts Festival. This is not the European Arts Festival. It is not the Caucasian Arts Festival.” Stone then agrees to leave when she is told she could speak to the festival owner and the video ends.”

Sorry but that’s funny as hell, and it’s probably exactly what I’d have said in that situation. Nice job to the staffer.


41 posted on 05/29/2014 4:06:58 PM PDT by Free Vulcan (Vote Republican! You can vote Democrat when you're dead...)
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To: stevie_d_64

They missed a bet, here. They shouldn’t have thrown her out because she was white, even if that’s why they threw her out. Instead they should have thrown her out with the excuse that she was frightening children and small animals.

Using such excuses is well known to those who frequently have to deal with fruitcakes. You never officially throw them out because they are nut cases, you always use a semi-plausible excuse that the general public will buy.

“We had several complaints that she was emitting a foul body odor, and seemed to be experiencing a problem with flatulence.”


42 posted on 05/29/2014 4:25:28 PM PDT by yefragetuwrabrumuy ("Don't compare me to the almighty, compare me to the alternative." -Obama, 09-24-11)
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To: stevie_d_64

This is an African American event. You can’t be at this event. You’re not black.’

I guess Obama couldn’t attend either as he is half white.


43 posted on 05/29/2014 4:55:34 PM PDT by bikerman (Imagination is more important than intelligence)
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To: stevie_d_64

She’s a nut case! Plain and simple


44 posted on 05/29/2014 4:58:18 PM PDT by Osage Orange (I have strong feelings about gun control. If there's a gun around, I want to be controlling it.)
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To: Delta Dawn

Gawd...love ya!!!!


45 posted on 05/29/2014 5:01:05 PM PDT by Osage Orange (I have strong feelings about gun control. If there's a gun around, I want to be controlling it.)
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To: skeeter
The festival worker probably just used race as an excuse.

Absolutely right. She was being rude, annoying, arrogant and obnoxious.

The worker was showing a lot of restraint (I would have cheered if he smacked her) and was just trying to come up with different things to say to try to get the stupid worthless b*tch to sit down.

To paint this as racism is to really miss the point.

46 posted on 05/29/2014 5:16:14 PM PDT by samtheman
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To: TalonDJ

yeah, and amongst other things, they were black owning blacks as slaves....


47 posted on 05/29/2014 10:44:03 PM PDT by lavaroise (A well regulated gun being necessary to the state, the rights of the militia shall not be infringed)
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To: lavaroise

Oh dear! It is word than I thought. you used Facts! *gasp*


48 posted on 05/30/2014 4:36:54 AM PDT by TalonDJ
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To: A_Tradition_Continues

Nahhhh, I thought I heard “nuts”...

I guess we need to go back and check YouTube or something...They may have the scene clipped to just that part...


49 posted on 05/30/2014 12:14:47 PM PDT by stevie_d_64 (It's not the color of one's skin that offends people...it's how thin it is.)
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