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"You chant for inner peace. I'm chanting for a development deal."
Tags:chant, chanting, ancient chant, ancient chants, mantra, mantras, positive thinking, mantra meditation, meditation, meditating, inner peace, new age, new agey, development deal, capitalism, capitalist, capitalists, cultural appropriation, miss the point, missing the point, missed the point, business, deal, deals, deal
"The bastardized representation of cat culture in the upcoming Cats film is yet another egregious example of commodification and cultural appropriation exacted for human profit at the expense of feline communities."
Tags:cat, cats, film, films, cat lover, cat lovers, cat owner, cat owners, kitty, kitties, cat person, cat people, academic, academics, academic paper, academic papers, film review, film reviews, film studies, cultural studies, commodification, cultural appropriation, liberal, liberals, liberal elite, feline, felines, essay, essays
"I am going to SoHo. My doshas are all out of balance. Well, my kapha is hunky-dory but my pitta and vata are out of whack. Today the practitioner is going to get rid of all the stress with geranium, ylang-ylang, bergamot, and patchouli, and, of course, a little time in the steam tent."
Tags:new age, new age cure, new age cures, heal, healer, healers, snake oil, sucker, suckers, middle class, upper class, eastern medicine, eastern philosophy, mystic, mystics, mysticism, soho, appropriate, appropriates, appropriating, cultural appropriation, balance, imbalance, imbalances, cure, cures
"No, we're not Jewish, but we think it would be fun for our reception's theme to be 'A Jewish Wedding.'"
Tags:jewish, judaism, religion, religions, religious, culture, cultural appropriation, misappropriation, power imbalance, cultural adoption, marriage, engaged, engagement, wedding planning, wedding planner, wedding planners, bride, brides, groom, grooms, special events, special event, wedding, weddings, fiance, spouse, spouses, couple, couples, men, man, woman, women, white people, relationship, relationships, ignorance, ignorant, shpasik, jtoons
"Instead of just sitting around, why don't you kids go out and co-opt some black culture?"
Tags:black culture, appropriate, appropriates, appropriating, appropriation, cultural appropriation, african american, african americans, gentrify, gentrifies, gentrifying, gentrification, steal, steals, stealing, co-opt, co-opts, co-opting, lazy, laziness, motivate, motivates, motivating, motivation, racial divide, racial division, racial divisions, cool, coolness
"While not a native American Indian my self I do find the term 'low man on the Totem pole' to be an offensive stereotype."
Tags:american indian, american indians, native american, native americans, indian, indians, white knight, white knights, sjw, sjws, social justice warrior, social justice warriors, appropriate, appropriating, appropriation, appropriations, totem pole, expression, expressions, cultural appropriation, social justice, stereotype, stereotypes, stereotyping, oversensitive, hypersensitive, take offense, takes offense, offensive, offence, politically correct, political correctness, pc culture, pc, corporate ladder
"I don't know what's happening, but lately I've been feeling afraid of my own clothes"
Tags:fashion, fashions, trends, trend, trendy, fashionista, fashionistas, fashion forward, fashion design, fashion designers, street fashion, afrocentric fashion, 60s fashion, 70s fashion, in style, out of style, consumerism, early adopter, early adopters, racism, cultural appropriation, hegemony, fashion culture, fashion cultures, bias, implicit bias, cultural bias, hipster, hipsters, street style, urban fashion, urban style
"And this tattoo is an old English proverb."
Tags:tattoo, tattoos, tattooing, tattooed, bad tattoos, bad tattoo, arm, arms, chinese, japanese, korea, china, japan, korea, asia, asian, character, characters, symbol, symbols, kanji, pagoda, design, english, language, languages, foreign language, foreign languages, meaning, meanings, proverb, proverbs, role reversal, reversed roles, cultural appropriation, stereotype, stereotypes
"It' an aftermath of the African campaign."
Tags:fashion, fashion trends, vintage fashion, made-up fashions, shop, shopping, hat, hats, hat shopping, vintage hat, vintage hats, cultural appropriation, world war ii, world war 2, ww2, wwii, north african campaign, african campaign, wwii battlegrounds, vintage, 1940s, military battles, military, war, wars
"We're so excited. I'm hoping for a Chinese girl, but Peter's heart is set on a Native American boy."
Tags:kid, kids, child, children, baby, babies, adoption, adopting, adoptive parent, adoptive parents, parent, parents, new parents, new parent, race, ethnicity, nationality, chinese, native american, boy, girl, hope, hoping, international adoption, foreign adoption, cultural appropriation, limousine liberal, limousine liberals, political correctness, pc, casual racism, racism, choosy, picky, selective, family, families
"Grab some lederhosen, Sutfin. We're about to climb the globalization bandwagon."
Tags:globalisation, globalised, globalized, globalization, globalise, globalize, sombrero, lederhosen, mexican attire, german attire, stereotypes, stereotyping, stereotyped, office, offices, boss, manager, managers, management department, conference, conferences, meeting, meetings, meeting rooms, german, germany, mexico, mexican, impolite, cultural appropriation, insensitivity, insensitive
"We can never be together. I'm white with black stripes and you're a donkey standing beside a fence."
Tags:zebras, donkeys, zebra, donkey, cultural appropriation, race relations, racism, racist policy, prejudice, prejudices, discrimination, discriminating, discriminate, discriminated, false identity, false identities, fitting in, cons, scam, scamming, scams, impersonation, impersonating, impersonate, interloper, infiltrator, date, dates, mixed marriage, boyfriend, break up, breaking up, break ups
"And now, with apologies to Cole Porter."
Tags:musician, musicians, banjo, banjo player, banjo players, one-man band, one man band, performance, performer, spotlight, spotlights, jazz, jazz club, jazz singers, jazz performer, cover song, cover songs, remake, remakes, remix, remixes, songwriter, songwriters, singer, singers, cole porter, apologies, apology, cultural appropriation
"You could add 'Men who say "Ciao!" who are not even Italian or of Italian descent' to that list."
Tags:list, lists, blacklist, blacklists, undateable, men, man, date, dating, ciao, annoying habit, annoying habits, cultural appropriation, faux pas, social faux pas, middle-class faux pas, annoying, irritating, trying, tiresom, vexing, my list, my lists, badbook, bad book, bad books, badbooks, middle-class, middle-classes, class
"Dad, when someone your age grows a beard it's cultural appropriation."
"Brockhurst has an M.B.A. from Harvard and a Ph.D from Colombia, but everything he does is deeply rooted in the blues."
"This is cultural appropriation."
Tags:ageing, aging process, aging processes, pensioner, pensioners, senior citizen, senior citizens, oap, oaps, senior, seniors, cultural appropriation, cultural appropriations, middle age, middle aged, youth culture, cultural misappropriation, ageism, relaxing, relaxation, early nights, premature aging, premature ageing
Easter Island moai as cocktails.
"Tribal armbands are so last year!"
Tags:tattoo, tattoos, tattoo artist, tattoo artists, tattoo shop, tattoo shops, tattoo parlor, tattoo parlors, tattoo parlour, tattoo parlours, tattooist, tattooists, tattooed, armband, armbands, tribal, trend, trends, trendy, style, fashion, personal appearance, out of style, out-of-style, overdone, pacific islander, pacific islanders, cultural appropriation, cultural symbol, cultural symbols, culture
"I practice Corporate Zen. It's like regular Zen, but a teensy more cutthroat."
"I love the way you make those yams. You'll have to give me the recipe before your culture is obliterated from the face of the earth."
Tags:yam, yams, sweet potato, sweet potatoes, indian, indians, american indian, american indians, native american, native americans, thanksgiving, thanksgiving dinner, thanksgiving dinners, recipe, recipes, pilgrim, pilgrims, culture, cultures, extinct, extinction, extinctions, genocide, genocides, genocidal, american history, united states history, steal, steals, stealing, stolen, appropriate, appropriates, appropriating, appropriation, cultural appropriation, imperialist, imperialists, imperialism, colonialism, colonialist, colonialists
"I happen to be somewhat in a rush. Would it be possible to discuss the various aspects of multiculturalism at some other time soon?"
Tags:multiculturalism, multicultural, diversity, diverse, culture, vishnu, ganesha, cultural appropriation, hinduism, divine being, religious belief, religious beliefs, multicultural society, multicultural societies, social debate, social issue, religious debates, global community, immigration, immigrant, immigrants
"Darling, spotting Todd Mason dressed as a woman - was that at the Palio in Siena or at the Day of the Dead in Oaxaca?"
Tags:jet set, jet sets, jet setter, jet setters, jet setting, traveler, travelers, traveling, traveller, travellers, travelling, cultural appropriation, cultural appropriator, cultural appropriators, gossip, gossips, gossiping, ugly american, ugly americans, tourist, tourists, tourism, world travel, world traveler, world travelers, world traveller, world travellers, nosy, busybody, busybodies
"Staff, we're having a Cinco de Mayo sale this year!"
"Hey...today is Cinco de Mayo."
Tags:baldo, cinco de mayo, mexican, mexicans, mexican holiday, mexican holidays, mexican-american, mexican-americans, independence day, mexico, celebration, celebrations, cultural appropriation, indifferent, indifference, just another day, casual, casual indifference, hispanic, hispanics, latino, latinos, latinx, latinxs, chicano, chicanos