start here

start here

The Daily IKN email digest, get all daily posts sent to you next day (& no ads)

I say things on Twitter

4/24/18

Alex Black, Tahoe Resources and Italian pizza

Italian pizzas are delicious, but not all of them because they have those cheapo supermarket frozen brands too. But stating in public "Italians are great at pizza" wouldn't cause a problem because your national stereotype is talking about a positive. However, in these politically correct times it would seem that even when you are obviously talking about  a specific group of people, i.e. the numbskulls who run Tahoe Resources from their gold plated bathroom HQ in The United States, you get into trouble if you don't get the wording juuuuuust right.

It would seem Mr. Black has ruffled a few feathers. To that end, he's just emitted a clarification of his tweet yesterday. Link here, screenshot below:



So now you know.