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The Problem With the ‘Karen’ Meme

When you call her ‘Karen’, you forget the racist’s real name

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Karen avalanche

Full disclosure: my wife’s name is Karen.

So, this rant is both an observation on the effectiveness of referring to all racist white women by one encompassing moniker, and also an attempt to clear my sweet un-racist dark-skinned…

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Keith Dias

Keith Dias

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Travel geek. Productivity nerd. Husband, father, son, brother, friend, joker. I once met Stevie Wonder. I’ve played competitive ball hockey for 30 years.