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Walking Dead Shirt Pulled Due To Knowledge of History

Written by Tim Midura on Thursday, February 23 2017 and posted in News with Benefits

Walking Dead Shirt Pulled Due To Knowledge of History

The shirt said "Eeny Meeny Miny Moe."


Source: Twitter

Primark, an international clothing company, pulled a Walking Dead t-shirt after being deemed racist and offensive, by Sheffield couple Ian and Gwen Lucraft.

Jeffrey Dean Morgan, who portrays Negan on the show, took to Twitter to call people stupid.

The issue raised with the shirt is that older versions of the nursery rhyme contain the line "Catch a nigger by the toe," instead of the more common "Catch a tiger by the toe," which Negan actually said in the episode.





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Born in the frozen tundra of Massachusetts, Tim Midura has long possessed a love for comic books and records. After stealing the beard of Zeus and inventing the pizza bagel, a much more heavily tattooed and bearded Tim Midura has finally settled in San Diego. He's the world's first comics journalist who doesn't want to become a comics writer. Find him on twitter, facebook or by email.


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