[Ads-l] rape-colored

Jonathan Lighter wuxxmupp2000 at GMAIL.COM
Sat Jan 30 20:49:38 UTC 2021

2020 Caroline Randall Williams, in N.Y. Times (June 26)
I have rape-colored skin. My light-brown-blackness is a living testament to
the rules, the practices, the causes of the Old South.

 Nearly 10,000 subsequent Google exx., mainly quoting Williams.

"If the truth is half as bad as I think it is, you can't handle the truth."

The American Dialect Society - http://www.americandialect.org

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