Sometimes people in a dominant group can become oblivious to some odious and tiring casual racism. It's tiring to deal with. Also it can be annoying to watch someone think they are being friendly, supportive, and positive in being like this.
This is a skeptical blog. This is a liberal blog. This is a resolutely secularly minded blog. This is a scienceloving blog. This is a thoughtful blog. This is a scrappy and opinionated blog. This is a forthright blog. This is a sarcastic blog. This is a triffling blog.
Given the time, given the day, given some time in the day it is one, or more, or all of the above.
A curmudgeon and soft-heart. A pessimist and optimist. A loner and joiner. Even I get sick of me.
A Neophyte Negotiator of all the Nonsense. An Ornate Opponent of…Oh, you know. A Lover of Levity and the Lectern. An Irreconcilably Irate Idyllist. The Eternal Enemy of Erratum. Just a Solitary Serrated Soul. I'm sorry, what was the question?