Wednesday, February 18, 2009

A Problematic Child’s Five Favorite Colors

They are listed in the following order for her parents, who are painting her room:
  1. “Clear.”
  2. “Plaid.”
  3. “Hazel.”
  4. “Hypercolor.”
  5. “Teal, but I hate Turquoise.”

3 comments:

  1. What about "flesh"? When I was a kid, I didn't even realize how racist that Crayola color was.

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  2. Anonymous5:16 PM

    How about magenta? It's not even a color anymore.

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  3. Nathan: Good point. Way racist.

    Anonymous: Another good point. I was actually meaning to bring that up.

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