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Subject: Re: Crap Rap culture ruining our sacred isle!

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Date Posted: 22:14:43 03/08/05 Tue
In reply to: English Gentleman 's message, "Re: Segregation" on 19:33:43 03/08/05 Tue

>>The Commission for Racial Equality in the UK finds
>>'that black boys should have some separate lessons to
>>help them do better at school.'
>><a rel=nofollow target=_blank href="http://www.dailymail.co.uk/pages/live/articles/news/ne">http://www.dailymail.co.uk/pages/live/articles/news/ne</a>
>>Your thoughts?
>First it was their own schools, now their own lessons?
>I think it is high time that prat Phillips resigned.
>If they wish to follow the imprudent and rather
>monotonously fashionable black culture of “it is
>uncool to do well” then they deserve everything they
>get. If a black, or white teenager for that matter, is
>gravely that bloody stupid and easily led that they
>believe the crap that rap-culture and its offshoots
>spews then fool them I say! I understand that
>peer-pressure is apparent also, but anyone with half a
>mind can comprehend that no qualifications and no
>acumen mean no career, no chances, and no prospects.
>Surely therefore it cannot and could never be “cool to
>be a fool”.

I like how RAP culture is blamed, but I seem to remember ROCK (of the PUNK variety) not being big on the "I need to be an educated citizen" category, either. So, I believe that if these youth were infatuated with ROCK (As was the case 20 years or so ago), we might as well blame that music for all the evils of the world as well, right?

Obviously, to get back to the article in question, there is no need to school people differently solely based on skin color. It doesn't make any sense to argue otherwise.

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Re: i strongly suggest lambasteing the parents that allow their kids to buy that rap crap (NT)rob07:18:23 03/09/05 Wed

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