Friday Funny

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Politics-EmilyAusteMexicansSmart

That image is apparently a screen shot from YouTube. It was posted on Raw Story, and it shows former Fox sports reporter Emily Austen. So, what’s funny about that? I will let Raw Story provide the details:

Reporter Emily Austen has been taken off the air by Fox Sports after she was caught on video making racist comments about Mexican, Jewish and Chinese people.

While participating in a Facebook video broadcast for Barstool Sports, the 27-year-old sports reporter and others appearing on the show mocked 18-year-old Mayte Lara Ibarra, who recently revealed that she was her high school’s valedictorian and an undocumented immigrant.

“I didn’t even know Mexicans were that smart,” Austen quipped to her co-hosts during the Barstool Sports broadcast.

Booted from Fox for extraordinary display of stupidity? Now that’s funny.

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