Thursday, May 3, 2007

607 bonus coverage

Posted By on Thu, May 3, 2007 at 3:16 PM

I read your myspace blog, and was really struck by the n-bomb thing,

Man, I didn't see that coming either. But I think a simple explanation is this here, you know, I dated Olga [a Russian immigrant] for three and a half years. Everybody's like, "Oh, where you from." That's the first thing they ask. And she'd say, "Russia," and they'd something about vodka. People got folders and files in their head. People in America all that's in their Russian folder is vodka and the AK.

People are always trying to relate to people, then they're like [makes a folder shuffling noise], so they've probably got their African-American file, and it's probably the n-bomb and rap music. After they'd say it and saw that I wasn't going to react--I'd just laugh and slap their hand or I'd ask a question or two--they'd move right along. "Let me get you

Do you think they were trying to be provocative?

Some of them. Just to see what I was going to do. Like I was an animal or something. Like I'm supercool, but I got this little twitch.


Subscribe to this thread:

Add a comment

More by Lindsey Millar

Readers also liked…

  • Raborn reflects on Italy, at Boswell Mourot DATE CHANGE

    It's a quick show, so don't put it off: "An Italy Experience: Reflections on the Past and Present," figurative work by Laura Raborn, is at Boswell Mourot Fine Art Feb. 28 through March 5. March 21-April 2.
    • Mar 18, 2015
  • Listen to Lo Thraxx's new mixtape, 'Sharkansas'

    "Sharkansas," the new mixtape from Little Rock rapper Lo Thraxx has been one of our most anticipated local releases of the year, and it's out as of this afternoon. It features Two 9's Curtis Williams, Raz Fresco, Houston rappers Doeman and Roosh Williams, plus production by Fresco Grey, Trakksounds and others.
    • Mar 13, 2015
  • UPDATE: Judge rethinking punishment for attorneys in insurance settlement case

    Judge P.K. Holmes is rethinking whether lawyers deserve punishment in a class action lawsuit against an insurance company abruptly pulled from his court after pending more than a year and then quickly settled in a state court.
    • Jun 24, 2016

Most Shared

Visit Arkansas

Five Fun Fall Activities

Five Fun Fall Activities

Autumn temps are perfect for outdoor activities

Most Recent Comments



© 2016 Arkansas Times | 201 East Markham, Suite 200, Little Rock, AR 72201
Powered by Foundation