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Old 06-19-2017, 06:35 PM
Nawth Chucka Nawth Chucka is offline
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Originally Posted by shunpiker View Post
Oh, I know what you meant by the term. However, from only the clues presented in the OP, itís a bit of a stretch to call dude's comment racist. Playing devilís advocate, I could paint this picture different ways before I pull out the racist crayon.

In fact, using this part of the OP, ďÖhe didn't lower his voice or look around to see if there was anyone around that might find his remark insensitive.Ē, might lead me to believe that he didnít intend to use it racistically.
His intent is immaterial, it is racist to implicitly compare black to jungle. Unless the OP happened to bump into an ethnomusicologist, which if they did that'd be a great detail to add.