Sunday, May 29, 2011

NBC racist review

Recent topic on Roma in America group is Drew Magary's review of My Big Fat Gypsy Wedding. Reading his tweets, he seems like the kind of guy that thinks he is clever and funny by being "shocking" (so original). But no one is laughing. Roma in America group member consist of many of the Romani Gypsy community educators, leaders and activists and they all agree that he went too far.

What do you think??

"MY BIG FAT GYPSY WEDDING – 9:00PM Sunday (TLC) Think gypsies are a bunch of traveling thieves who try and nick your wallet while throwing a baby at you? WRONG. This new TLC series goes a little deeper, exploring gypsy culture and customs, including gypsy weddings. Which I’m told produce many gypsy tears, and you know how valuable gypsy tears are. ANTICIPATION: GIVE ME YOUR TEARS, GYPSY!"

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