Wednesday, July 06, 2005

Mr. Bigot's Neighborhood

What a fine premise for a reality show! A group of mean white people get to decide which poor family -- African-American, Hispanic, Asian, gay or white trash -- gets to live in their upscale neighborhood!

Isn't that great? There's nothing more heartwarming than watching marginalized people bojangle for bigots so that they can have a decent place to live.

Well, someone informed Andrea Wong (she should be fucking ashamed), head of alternative programming at ABC, that housing discrimination is against the law and this show sends out the wrong message, so ABC pulled the plug in the face of a lawsuit.


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