|Re: Hambone saves McBacon
Group: rec.autos.sport.f1 · Group Profile
Author: Phil Newnham Date: Jul 23, 2008 20:10
> Phil Newnham wrote:
>> HLS wrote:
>>> "AC" wrote in message news:6NHgk.96231
>>>> First up, I'm TRYING to be positive about the little shit.
>>> Yes, I can see you are trying to be positive.. You called him
>>> Hambone instead of "That little nigger"..
>>> You are truly a gentleman.
>> If you read the thread you'd realise that "the little shit" in this
>> context is Alonso. Try to go beyond merely reading the subject line,
>> you'll find it helps.
> His post is about the use of "Hambone" in the title. Unless it was
> Alonso's choice of words I can't see how he is contextually relevant.
I know what he was posting about but he's in the wrong place - the
comment he directly replied to is about Alonso, which means he misread
which driver the insult was aimed at - presumably his lack of
comprehension lead him to connect "little shit" with "Hambone" and
assume a racist connection where there is none.