Re: Over 2,500 Racial Slurs In a Month
We’ve reached the Letter T. Now this one’s interesting – I’ve gone through life not knowing this: Tonto Native Americans Native American character from The Lone Ranger. Tonto is Spanish for "Idiot" Do you think that was coincidental?
Also in this section is a little bit of history, Three-Fifth (3/5) Blacks Same vein as Point-Six. In reference to the 3/5ths Compromise, where the US Gov't decided that slaves (Blacks) only counted as 3/5ths of a person for population reasons. (Bit generous really – surely it should be 2/5ths?) Nevertheless, it shows what a progressive country America has always been.
Tab Asians Trendy Asian Bitch. Self explanatory
Table Face Asians They tend to have flat faces.
Taco Hispanics Because they eat tacos.
Taco Bender Hispanics Because they eat tacos.
Taco Jockey Mexicans Self-explanatory
Taco Nigger Hispanics Because they eat tacos.
Tadpole French French baby (baby frog)
Taffy Welsh The Taff is the name of the river that runs through Cardiff, the capital of Wales. Also from a poem that starts: "Taffy was a Welshman, Taffy was a thief...." Another explanation is that Taffy is based on an English pronunciation of the common Welsh first name, "Daffyd" (David).
Tagger Blacks They often leave the tags on clothing.
Tai-chink Asians Martial arts.
Taig Irish Means "hero" in Gaelic. Used today as an insult by the Loyalist community in N Ireland.
Tailless Monkeys Filipinos Americans who came to the Philippines at the end of the 19th century called Filipinos tailless monkeys because they were small, brown, and said to live in trees.
Tamale Hispanics A common Latin American food.
Tans British Refers to the criminal army the English sent into Ireland to rape, plunder, and terrorize the inhabitants. The uniform was made up of tanned bottoms and dark upper clothing. They became known as the black and tans.
TAP (2) Taiwanese Taiwanese American Princess
Tape Head Asians Facial characteristics--slanted eyes as if someone pulled back their eyes using Scotch tape around the back of their head.
Tar Baby Blacks Skin color. From the "Uncle Remus" (Br'er Rabbit) story.
Taran Romanians Equivalent to calling someone a redneck.
TargetIraqisGulf War related.
Target (2) Indians The dot on their head looks like a laser sight.
Taro Polynesians They eat a hell of a lot of Taro. It's why they're so big
Tater Tot Irish Irish Child.
Taxi Asians Taxis are yellow
Taxi Driver Indians The famous New York taxi drivers
Teabag British British are said to drink a good deal of tea.
Tea-wop British Tea-drinking immigrants.
Ted Stevens Blacks A brand of candied chocolate in England; Quite dull and worthless.
Tee-Pee Creeper Native Americans Some live in tee-pees.
Terr-ab Arabs Short for terrorist-Arab
Terrence Blacks Likely comes from the black singer Terence Trent D'Arby, who claimed that his debut album was the most important album since "Sgt. Pepper" and then bored his audience with self-important lyrics, losing major credibility in the process.
Terrone Italians Southern Italians. Any Italian living more south than Rome, very offensive, describes living standards and cultural differences from the more European north. The Italian word "Terra" means land or dirt so a Terrone is one who works with the land.
Terrorist Arabs Self explanatory.
Test-Taker Asians Asians are always taking standardized tests to further their education.
Tetris Russians Popular video game which originated in Russia
Texican Mexicans Brown Texans, usually illegal and doing drywall work. Technically: a Hispanic-American that lives in Texas
Tex-mex Mexicans A person of Hispanic lineage, hopefully Mexican, that is from Texas.
Thank You Come Again Indians A phrase made popular by stereotypical Indian convenience store owner Apu on The Simpsons.
The Element Blacks Used in reference to minorities in terms of location. Example: This neighborhhod was nice until the element moved in. Not necessarily specific to Blacks.
The Missing Link Blacks The oldest living black person in a community.
Thick Lips Blacks Originates from Shakespeare's Othello
Thick Mick Irish Commonly used in England where Irish immigrants did much of the manual labour. Thick meaning stupid, Mick as an abbreviation of Michael, a common Irish Christian name.
Thief Blacks Common stereotype
Thin-Eyed Asians In Russian "uzko glaziye" means "thin eyed" and is used for referring to all Far East Asians.
Thing-a-manigger Blacks Used when talking about a third(black) person you don't know.
Thirty-Six-Thirty (36-30) Blacks The latitude line between slave and free states
Thistle Arse Scottish Emblem of the country. Apparently used by other United Kingdom Inhabitants
Three-Fifth (3/5) Blacks Same vain as Point-Six. In reference to the 3/5ths Compromise, where the US Gov't decided that slaves (Blacks) only counted as 3/5ths of a person for population reasons.
Thumper Blacks Blacks listen to loud "thumping" music in their cars.
Tibbs Blacks Reference to one of the cast members of "In the Heat of the Night."
Tibla Russians Ti blya. The slur roughly translates to: "you, damn it" or "you, fucking..."
Tico Costa Ricans Nickname, non-derogatory.
Tifuti Blacks Black Brazilians. Word for "nigger" in Brazil, pronounced CHEE-foo-CHEE
Tiger Mixed Races Thai/Black. Thai + nigger.
Tiger (2) Mixed Races An equivalent to eggplant. Originating from Tiger Woods racial heritage.
Tigger Blacks A "typical nigger"
Timber Nigger Native Americans Similar to Prairie Nigger.
Tinty Asians Their eyes are tinted, and can not be seen into, only out of. Also pertaining to Asian woman who sleep with numerous men in one night.
Tiny Asians For their small stature (penis, etc)
Tipi Tom Native Americans Combination if Tee-pee living and tom-tom usage.
Tira-flecha Latin Americans Racial term mostly used by Cubans or White Hispanics referring to the Mestizo peoples (or mixed Indian/Spanish) of Central or South america (since Cubans have no Indian ancestry). Means "One who throws arrows."
Tire-Hugger Mexicans Method used to cross Rio Grande, floating on inner tubes and tires.
Tizzun Blacks Neapolitan derogatory term for black person.
TNT Filipinos "Tago Nang Tago" It's a Filipino that’s an illegal alien. Translates to "hides and hides" (from the I.N.S.)
Toad French Frog-related, see: frog.
Toad (2) Blacks In prison, this is a widely used word for blacks.
Toboggan Trinidadians Play on quiet rivalry between Trinidad and Tobago
Toby Blacks Reference to the character in "Roots."
Toilet Swimmer Blacks When sitting on the toilet, reference to large genetalia
Tojo Japanese General Hideki Tojo, Japanese Prime Minister during WW2. Ordered the attack on Pearl Harbor.
Token Blacks Indicates that a person is unqualified for his/her position and received it on racial grounds. One of the two black characters on the show South Park is named Token. Could be used for any race.
Tokenbump Blacks For blacks that ride in hoopties with loud systems and smoke marijuana
Tom Robinson Blacks Black criminals. Comes from "To Kill a Mockingbird"
Tomahawk-Chucker Native Americans Self-explanatory.
Tomahonky Native Americans Normally refers to whites with a Native American heritage. Combo of tomahawk + honky
Tomato Picker Hispanics Hispanics pick tomatoes.
Tommy British Tommy Atkins was a real soldier used to represent all British soldiers for morale purposes during WWI. http://www.britains-smallwars.com/An...ommyAtkins.htm - Origin in dispute.
Tonk Mexicans Illegal Mexican immigrants. "Tonk" is the sound that is made when the illegals are hit over the head with the large flashlights/batons that the US border patrolmen carry.
Tonto Native Americans Native American character from The Lone Ranger. Spanish for "Idiot"
Tony Italians Started when there was a big Italian emigration to the U.S. Their Luggage would say "TO NY" (New York).
Tony Soprano Italians Suggests that all Italians are in the mob
Tootsie Rolls Blacks Black children. Tootsie rolls are small and brown.
Tory Irish Bandit, from the Irish Tory Island, a noted have for bandits and pirates. Also common slang term for a member of Britain’s and Canada's Conservative party.
Toucan Sam Jews Toucans have large, protruding beaks
Tounge-Clicker Blacks The Language for some African People involves clicking of the tongue
Towel-head Arabs Referring to a popular Muslim headdress. Also: Rag-head.
Towlie Arabs Self explanatory
TP Pakistanis Means Typical Paki. Insult used by western born Pakistanis against other Pakistanis who are acting like they are "straight off the boat"
Trail Nigger Native Americans Self Explanatory
Tree Hockey Blacks Used by hockey players to make fun of blacks playing basketball.
Tree Ornament Blacks Hanging reference.
Tree-Jumper Blacks Mike Tyson in an interview referred to others calling him a "tree jumper", obviously because monkeys in the jungle jump between trees in the forest canopy
Tree-Swinger Blacks Either from monkeys or the victim of a lynching.
Triad Asians The Asian mob based out of Macao is called the Triad.
Triathlete Mexicans Mexicans that can run, jump, or swim are already in the US.
Trigger Blacks Rerence to high murder rate. Sounds like Nigger
Tripod Blacks Stereotypical large penises
Trisket Mixed Races Mexican/White; A brown cracker.
Tsinker Thais They can't swim
Tuft Greeks Many Greeks wear their hair high on the front of their head, apparently because they use it for protection when in a fight
Tuna Portuguese Portuguese in San Diego worked principally as tuna fishermen.
Tundra Nigger Native Americans same as prairie nigger, but Eskimos are a different species of animal than Indians.
Tunnel Digger Vietnamese They used to dig foxholes and tunnels in Vietnam to kill American soldiers.
Tunnel Rat Vietnamese They used to dig interconnected series of tunnels through which they would live.
Tupperware Head Austrians Related to slur "Boxhead" for Germans.. it's a slightly more efficient and cleaner version of a box.
Turbinator Indians Seekh Indians wear turbans because their religion dictates that they may not cut hair
Turco Arabs Used primarily in Spanish-speaking countries, and South America in particular as a derogatory term for people of Arabic descent. It means "Turk," a much-hated nation by other Arabic states, in Spanish.
Turf-Cutter Irish Turf is peat moss, found in deep layers in Ireland. It was originally cut by most Irish farmers and used as fuel (an early form of coal). More modernly, it could apply to any drunk Irishmen working as greenkeepers, such as on golf courses.
Turkey Sandwich Turkish Self-explanatory.
Turkish Axe Turks Brand of deodorant. Greeks use this word for Turks as many of them they usually don't take a bath for days. They mostly use this deodorant for days. I remember Brother Remy mentioning this lack of hygiene - it must be true.
Turtleneck French Many of the French are uncircumcised.
Tuskan Raider Arabs Inspired by Star Wars, they are the sand people with the spears.
Tusken Somalians Star Wars reference to the Tuscan Raiders, nomadic desert dwellers that no one likes.
Tusken Raider Arabs Sand people in Star Wars
Tutsoon/Tootsoon Blacks Origins in Chicago (particularly Italians).
Twink Taiwanese Similar to "chink"
Twinkie Asians An Asian-American who has lost their heritage. Yellow on the outside, white on the inside.
Two Stroke Asians Eyes look like 2 strokes
TWO-TONE Mixed Races Self Explanatory
Tycoon Blacks A black man from Thailand
Tyrone Blacks Popular Black name
Tyvek Blacks Refers to unusual names given to many black men; actually, a material used by Du Pont for large mailing envelopes.
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