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What the dictionary teaches us

February 2, 2010

If you look up “black” in Merriam-Webster, you will find this: of the color black, having dark skin, hair, and eyes, dirty/soiled, thoroughly sinister or evil, connected with or invoking the supernatural and especially the devil,  very sad, gloomy, or calamitous, characterized by hostility or angry discontent. Definition of \”black\”

If you look up “white” in Merriam-Webster, you will find the following: free from color, of the color of new snow or milk, free from spot or blemish as in “free from moral impurity” or innocent.  At the top of the definition you will also find an ad link for Skin Hyperpigmentation? Top Creams and Treatments. Skinlightenerstudy.com. (or something similar; it changes with different viewings) Definition of \”white\” Read the rest of this entry ?