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# Stereotyping

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# Stereotyping
Snapchat has been forced to take down its 'racist yellow face' filter
The filter gave users slanty eyes and big teeth.
# Stereotyping
This video on Irish stereotypes is oddly charming and pretty dead-on
You won’t find any little green men here.
# Stereotyping
Irish girl rejected for job in South Korea due to “alcoholism nature of your kind”
Kate Mulrennan was applying for a teaching position in Seoul.
# Badvertising
1982: Women’s bodies used to sell ‘everything from cars to chocolate bars’
A campaign dedicated to eliminating the degrading treatment of women in advertising wrote to the Taoiseach in 1982 to highlight the ‘continual humiliation’ of women in the media.
# Prime Numbers
Pensions, the internet and whiskey: The week in numbers
How much is a premium Dublin hotel room REALLY worth? And what does it take to reach age 116?
# Your Say
Poll: Are the Irish too sensitive to how we’re seen abroad?
A German writer’s stereotype-laden analysis of Ireland is doing the rounds at the moment. But we do care a little too much?