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Pro Athlete Points Out ‘Racist’
13-Year-Old Spectator, Has Her
Thrown Out Of Stadium

Mediaite, by Andrew Kirell

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Posted By:toledo, 5/27/2013 10:43:47 AM

An Australian rules footballer has received praise for his stoic but stern reaction to a heckler who, at this past weekend’s match, shouted out a “racist” remark at him as his team was about to win the match. Sydney Swans star forward Adam Goodes is an Aboriginal Australian. As the final moments of a game against rival Collingwood dwindled down, he was called an “ape” by a young female spectator as he ran past her seated in the front row. As soon as he heard the epithet,

      


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Reply 1 - Posted by: MDConservative, 5/27/2013 11:03:40 AM     (No. 9347334)

"Ape" is now racist? Many believe they´re an ancestor of us all...

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Reply 2 - Posted by: secondtimelucky, 5/27/2013 11:04:41 AM     (No. 9347335)

in a country where you can bring a lawsuit over an implied (or specific) racial comment/taunt, you can bet your next shrimp on the barbie that mum and dad landed on her with two feet. You WILL publicly apologize...

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Reply 3 - Posted by: Persecutor2, 5/27/2013 11:13:17 AM     (No. 9347351)

Wonder why the author put "racist" in quotes? Maybe he actually knows how ridiculous this is?

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Reply 4 - Posted by: GhostofChesterton, 5/27/2013 11:13:36 AM     (No. 9347354)

I´ve met numerous Australian rulers of numerous ethnic backgrounds. They were all apes.

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Reply 5 - Posted by: Ton-O-Bricks, 5/27/2013 11:33:59 AM     (No. 9347377)

You used to have to be a man to play Australian Rules Football.

It used to be the only ones who got their widdle feewings hurt by a 13 year old girl were 13 year old boys.

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Reply 6 - Posted by: kono, 5/27/2013 12:46:52 PM     (No. 9347477)

Get your stinkin´ hands off the world´s freedom of speech, you damn, dirty ape.

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Reply 7 - Posted by: zahbudda, 5/27/2013 1:14:52 PM     (No. 9347507)

The aussie males have lost their cojones!

What cowards they all are!


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Reply 8 - Posted by: mabel normand, 5/27/2013 1:26:04 PM     (No. 9347515)

Good. Wish I could do that at my job, but it´s in a restaurant, so I have to take random verbal abuse from ill-mannered children who learned to behave that way at home.

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Reply 9 - Posted by: stablemoney, 5/27/2013 2:27:15 PM     (No. 9347599)

The petty waisted athlete could not take a diminutive from a 13 year old girl?

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Reply 10 - Posted by: sw penn, 5/27/2013 2:39:21 PM     (No. 9347620)

There goes any respect I might have have for soccer players...

The sight of an over paid wussie in silk shorts
pointing out a tweenie to be cruched
by the multi-culti thought police
should embarrass soccer players and their fans world-wide.

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Reply 11 - Posted by: yuban, 5/27/2013 4:49:24 PM     (No. 9347766)

Ok, I get it.... 3 letter words are BAD but four letter words are cool.

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Reply 12 - Posted by: blappy, 5/27/2013 5:18:13 PM     (No. 9347789)

It takes guts to call out bad behavior these days. By the way, ARF is not soccer. I am actually surprised by some of the prior posters on this thread. I like this site but am often put off by the racial insensitivity of more than a few.

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Reply 13 - Posted by: Penney, 5/27/2013 5:58:41 PM     (No. 9347823)

Ridiculous! ...This footballer is far too touchy and maybe a tad paranoid.

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Reply 14 - Posted by: plumnellie, 5/28/2013 7:15:19 AM     (No. 9348223)

I am often put out by prissy minded adults who find certain humor ok...if it involves Christians or white folks, or conservatives..that will never get one thrown out of anything..but APE is used to describe a behavior not a skin color. We are sure sensitive weddle sissies if Ape gets our showrts in a wad.

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