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09-02-2012, 11:37 PM
An Assembly candidate whose campaign sent mailers using the word “negrohood” to residents in his Sheepshead Bay district apologized Wednesday — calling the racially tinged language a “typo.”



Ben Akselrod? (http://www.nydailynews.com/new-york/brooklyn-pol-negrohood-mailer-a-typo-article-1.1147632#ixzz254vzBlsP)

Novaheart
09-03-2012, 12:28 AM
I'm not sure "typo" would be a good explanation. Sabotage perhaps. I have a habit of writing "black (block) party" or "on another black (block)" and "plam" for "palm" but "negro" for "neigh"? I'd go with sabotage, it's more plausible.

Unreconstructed Reb
09-03-2012, 09:07 AM
I'm not sure "typo" would be a good explanation. Sabotage perhaps. I have a habit of writing "black (block) party" or "on another black (block)" and "plam" for "palm" but "negro" for "neigh"? I'd go with sabotage, it's more plausible.

The vast right wing conspiracy strikes again!!!

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:rotfl:

Hubie
09-03-2012, 10:38 PM
Damn you, autocorrect!