(video) Charles Barkley reaction to Jason Collins coming out

most viewed right now
 73
Reminder Black Friday Starts Now at Walmart.com
11 comments
@games
most viewed right now
 69
Video inside TEKASHI69 saves Magnolia producer Pierre from an ass whooping or worse
23 comments
@hiphop
most viewed right now
 64
NBA Durant and Westbrook talking trash to each other
80 comments
@sports
most viewed right now
 61
NBA Durant and Curry laugh at Westbrook trying to get a Triple Double
23 comments
@sports

section   (0 bx goons and 1 bystanders) Share this on Twitter   Share this on Facebook
 

Props Slaps
 5 years ago '12        #1
14702 pageviews
119 comments


Dolphin King 57 heat pts57
space
avatar space
space
$2,837 | Props total: 260 260
(video) Charles Barkley reaction to Jason Collins coming out
 

 

...

image

119 comments for "(video) Charles Barkley reaction to Jason Collins coming out"

 5 years ago '05        #2
Left Hook 28 heat pts28
space
avatar space
space
$13,308 | Props total: 1625 1625
Good reaction, IMHO. That last bit is especially true.
 5 years ago '04        #3
slipnslide85 88 heat pts88
space
avatar space
space
$7,662 | Props total: 4919 4919
I'm really dissappointed in Chuck and in Kenny: the "struggle" of being gay is NO WHERE close to what black people in America have had to deal with ( and STILL deal with today)

- gay people weren't dragged into this country to work as slaves and to be treated less than human
- gay people arnt disrespected every day in the media, brainwashed and trained to hate themselves
- gay people havnt been economically blocked & hindered in this country from getting ahead as entire communities
- gay people arnt systematically targeted by the police force to be locked up or k!lled
- (do we need to go on?)

I'm not going to pretend like gay people are immune to bad things, because there are still random idiots that pick on and harass them JUST because they are gay, but gay people have PLENTY of luxuries and support groups that black people do not have

STOP comparing the two
 5 years ago '12        #4
CM Punk 112 heat pts112
space
avatar space
space
$7,326 | Props total: 1383 1383
agree 100 percent, even the last part
 5 years ago '13        #5
MannyAces 10 heat pts10
space
avatar space
space
$2,142 | Props total: 91 91
I agree with how he feels and it was well expressed
 5 years ago '08        #6
Dee Grande 1269 heat pts1269
space
avatar space
space
$22,380 | Props total: 7934 7934
 slipnslide85 said:
I'm really dissappointed in Chuck and in Kenny: the "struggle" of being gay is NO WHERE close to what black people in America have had to deal with ( and STILL deal with today)

- gay people weren't dragged into this country to work as slaves and to be treated less than human
- gay people arnt disrespected every day in the media, brainwashed and trained to hate themselves
- gay people havnt been economically blocked & hindered in this country from getting ahead as entire communities
- gay people arnt systematically targeted by the police force to be locked up or k!lled
- (do we need to go on?)

I'm not going to pretend like gay people are immune to bad things, because there are still random idiots that pick on and harass them JUST because they are gay, but gay people have PLENTY of luxuries and support groups that black people do not have

STOP comparing the two
inb4pinkdenial
 5 years ago '10        #7
Blkboipurp 
space
avatar space
space
$15,219 | Props total: 9110 9110
 slipnslide85 said:
I'm really dissappointed in Chuck and in Kenny: the "struggle" of being gay is NO WHERE close to what black people in America have had to deal with ( and STILL deal with today)

- gay people weren't dragged into this country to work as slaves and to be treated less than human
- gay people arnt disrespected every day in the media, brainwashed and trained to hate themselves
- gay people havnt been economically blocked & hindered in this country from getting ahead as entire communities
- gay people arnt systematically targeted by the police force to be locked up or k!lled
- (do we need to go on?)

I'm not going to pretend like gay people are immune to bad things, because there are still random idiots that pick on and harass them JUST because they are gay, but gay people have PLENTY of luxuries and support groups that black people do not have

STOP comparing the two
 5 years ago '05        #8
Left Hook 28 heat pts28
space
avatar space
space
$13,308 | Props total: 1625 1625
 slipnslide85 said:
I'm really dissappointed in Chuck and in Kenny: the "struggle" of being gay is NO WHERE close to what black people in America have had to deal with ( and STILL deal with today)

- gay people weren't dragged into this country to work as slaves and to be treated less than human
- gay people arnt disrespected every day in the media, brainwashed and trained to hate themselves
- gay people havnt been economically blocked & hindered in this country from getting ahead as entire communities
- gay people arnt systematically targeted by the police force to be locked up or k!lled
- (do we need to go on?)

I'm not going to pretend like gay people are immune to bad things, because there are still random idiots that pick on and harass them JUST because they are gay, but gay people have PLENTY of luxuries and support groups that black people do not have

STOP comparing the two
He's not comparing every aspect of the struggle, though, rather that black people were and are discriminated just as gays can be as well in our current world. It's the element of discrimination existing, not to what extent they have been discriminated against. He never compared the gay struggle with the black struggle. He said discrimination exists and we should look to empathise to those being subjected to it.

Hone in on the one point that Chuck makes that empathy should start with black people, because out of everyone in America, they've been subjected to most of the domestic travesties the country has experienced in the past two centuries.
 5 years ago '04        #9
tnice 1 heat pts
space
space
space
$1,285 | Props total: 3170 3170
racism and discrimination two different things
 5 years ago '06        #10
servesurite 42 heat pts42
space
avatar space
space
$9,291 | Props total: 1049 1049
 slipnslide85 said:
I'm really dissappointed in Chuck and in Kenny: the "struggle" of being gay is NO WHERE close to what black people in America have had to deal with ( and STILL deal with today)

- gay people weren't dragged into this country to work as slaves and to be treated less than human
- gay people arnt disrespected every day in the media, brainwashed and trained to hate themselves
- gay people havnt been economically blocked & hindered in this country from getting ahead as entire communities
- gay people arnt systematically targeted by the police force to be locked up or k!lled
- (do we need to go on?)

I'm not going to pretend like gay people are immune to bad things, because there are still random idiots that pick on and harass them JUST because they are gay, but gay people have PLENTY of luxuries and support groups that black people do not have

STOP comparing the two
you interpreted that wrong, he wasnt comparing the two, basically they said being black and knowing our history we should be the 1st people to be preaching tolerance and acceptance, strictly based on our past and history




  14 - 10 STRK: 1 w in a row WIN PCT: 58% 80 (-6) 
  Career: | Aug 17: 5-2, Rank #152 | Aug 10: 65-31, Rank #103 | Aug 09: 24-11, Rank #102 | Aug 08: 5-0, Rank #370 *
 04-30-2013, 06:50 AM         #11
Tha Problum 
space
space
space
$n/a | Props total:  
 slipnslide85 said:
I'm really dissappointed in Chuck and in Kenny: the "struggle" of being gay is NO WHERE close to what black people in America have had to deal with ( and STILL deal with today)

- gay people weren't dragged into this country to work as slaves and to be treated less than human
- gay people arnt disrespected every day in the media, brainwashed and trained to hate themselves
- gay people havnt been economically blocked & hindered in this country from getting ahead as entire communities
- gay people arnt systematically targeted by the police force to be locked up or k!lled
- (do we need to go on?)

I'm not going to pretend like gay people are immune to bad things, because there are still random idiots that pick on and harass them JUST because they are gay, but gay people have PLENTY of luxuries and support groups that black people do not have

STOP comparing the two
Clearly you didn't comprehend what they were saying, but someone else already broek it down to you. & Yes, gay people are disrespected in the media and brainwashed to hate themselves and to be "normal". I'm sure there are cases of someone not getting a job because of there open orientation, just like there are cases of someone getting a high profile job despite being a person of color. They aren't systematically targetted by police, but they are by society and ridiculed. & I'm surprised that you said black people don't have support groups, are you a moron? We probably have the most support groups out of any ethnicity in the world, you can go to college for free just by being black. Stop being ignorant, if you're indifferent to the plight against homos3xuality then so be it, but if you're going to be a problem that continues to hold our society back then go back to africa. Everybody deserves equality and peace of mind.
 5 years ago '08        #12
Dee Grande 1269 heat pts1269
space
avatar space
space
$22,380 | Props total: 7934 7934
 Tha Problum said:
you can go to college for free just by being black. Stop being ignorant



 Tha Problum said:
We
 5 years ago '06        #13
Maddog345 3 heat pts
space
avatar space
space
$7,861 | Props total: 248 248
Great words from Barkley
 04-30-2013, 07:32 AM         #14
Tha Problum 
space
space
space
$n/a | Props total:  
 Dee Grande said:





Black is beautiful
 5 years ago '05        #15
Left Hook 28 heat pts28
space
avatar space
space
$13,308 | Props total: 1625 1625
 Tha Problum said:
Black is beautiful
I'm Asian and I accept people of all colour, creeds and religion
 5 years ago '04        #16
slipnslide85 88 heat pts88
space
avatar space
space
$7,662 | Props total: 4919 4919
Maybe I didn't comment on the majority of what they were saying: I literally agree with all of their points (especially "I didn't care who JC was sleeping with last night and I'm not going to care from
Now on") EXCEPT with acting like black people especially should sympathize with anti-gay-bashing

My own main point is just dont bring being black into this at all. Don't be tolerant just because you are black.. Be tolerant because its the human thing to do


Last edited by slipnslide85; 04-30-2013 at 08:02 AM..
 5 years ago '11        #17
Kingpin 313 104 heat pts104
space
space
space
$19,222 | Props total: 2617 2617
You can hide being gay you can't hide being black







Edit: after watching the video


Last edited by Kingpin 313; 04-30-2013 at 08:11 AM..
 5 years ago '04        #18
slipnslide85 88 heat pts88
space
avatar space
space
$7,662 | Props total: 4919 4919
 tnice said:
racism and discrimination two different things
someone gets it!
 5 years ago '05        #19
Micheal C. Will 17 heat pts17
space
avatar space
space
$28,065 | Props total: 15042 15042
 tnice said:
racism and discrimination two different things
/thread
 5 years ago '10        #20
lboog1423 297 heat pts297
space
avatar space
space
$33,932 | Props total: 15330 15330
 servesurite said:
you interpreted that wrong, he wasnt comparing the two, basically they said being black and knowing our history we should be the 1st people to be preaching tolerance and acceptance, strictly based on our past and history
^^^this
Home      
  
 

 






most viewed right now
 22
Tig ol Bittie Ms. Christine Lashawn
43 comments
1 day ago
@thotsdimesetc
most viewed right now
 17
Mercedes Morr Might Be My Favorite Stripper Of All Time (@missmercedesmorr)
57 comments
1 day ago
@thotsdimesetc
most viewed right now
 13
Image(s) inside Is she too pretty to be a pornstar?
129 comments
1 day ago
@thotsdimesetc
most viewed right now
 13
Image(s) inside ‘Aquaman:’ Director James Wan Says His Film Won’t Use Air Bubbles Like..
28 comments
1 day ago
@movies
most viewed right now
 12
Image(s) inside Nov 21 - Here's What u Have to Earn to Get a Mortgage in America's 50 ..
140 comments
1 day ago
@news
most viewed right now
 9
Image(s) inside The Other Demi In Revealing Dress Looking Right
79 comments
1 day ago
@thotsdimesetc
most viewed right now
 7
FCC plan would give Internet providers power to choose the sites customers see..
204 comments
1 day ago
@news
most viewed right now
 6
Image(s) inside "Dragon Ball Super" in Classic 90's DBZ Style & Coloring
142 comments
1 day ago
@movies
back to top
register contact Follow BX @ Twitter Follow BX @ Facebook search BX privacy