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Mitch Vargas 

Heres the link to the video www.youtube.com FOX Sports Forced To Pull Racist Pac-12 Video WRITTEN BY RYAN YODER | 07 SEPTEMBER 2011 The charge of racism gets thrown around a lot in our society as a weapon of defense from potentially opposing points of view. In fact, charges of racism and other inflammatory rhetoric are thrown around so carelessly by today’s media (especially in politics) that it’s hard to tell reality from hyperbole. But then again, there are examples like the video shown below that are clearly and senselessly racist to the core. This sick attempt at a “joke” comes from FOX Sports’ website and “comedian” Bob Oschack. Oschack poses as a reporter to interview USC students about welcoming Utah and Colorado to the Pac-12. A simple enough premise, if not a comedic gold mine. The problems start early when Oschack clearly encourages USC’s students to give a “good old-fashioned All-American welcome” to the newest Pac-12 schools. What follows is about as discriminatory a three minutes of video as you can see as Oschack exclusively interviews Asian-American students and awkwardly questions them on Pac-12 expansion.lakers retire shaq jersey As someone who went to an undergraduate school with one of the highest international populations in the country (Ohio Wesleyan) and as a graduate student in a natural science (Chemistry) I’ve encountered many Asian-American students. Many speak English as a second language and fight every day to communicate with the majority of