Sticks and Stones, right?
July 22, 2020
I am sure many of you can relate to an instance where someone says something that can ruin your day. Well, it’s been over a week and I am still salty.
I was covering a local event and was ready to tackle the day with a full head of steam, but within the first 30 minutes of working that day, I was called a racial slur by a man that was drunk. Does the drinking negate the behavior? I don’t think so. Does this person even remember his rant when he shouted two times, “He is an f-ing n*gger?” I do. It was from a distance and with music blaring, but yes, I still heard it and assumed that...