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    http://www.dailymail.co.uk/news/arti...nk-Engine.html

    The comments section on this one :lol: :lol:
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    lmao indian, mexican, brazillian and chinese tank engines on thomas the tank engine. now I've heard everything...come on, surely this is too deliberate and intentional to be taken as if it's innocent and unsuspecting? surely it suggests an obvious political agenda as opposed to mere children's television...? it just reeks of cultural engineering, as opposed to "what? what's wrong with this? *obliviousness*"

    what was wrong with the original line up of native/british tank engine characters though? was this strictly necessary? was the former line up broken and needed fixing?
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    No, the comments are too painful...
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    I think it's more likely to be a method of selling the toys to a wider audience tbh.
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    It's disgusting that there are no Muslim Thomas the tank engines, the Muslim community represent a large proportion of society and deserve representation
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    (Original post by Oliver_94)
    It's disgusting that there are no Muslim Thomas the tank engines, the Muslim community represent a large proportion of society and deserve representation
    :lol: I love how I can't tell if you're serious - that's the beauty of this debate
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    They're right, Thomas is racist

    A ****ING WHITE TRAIN
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    Do DM commenters just sit on the DM website all day waiting for stories to get angry at, such hilarious overly dramatic angry nonsense over something so trivial... :lol:
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    (Original post by Olie)
    Do DM commenters just sit on the DM website all day waiting for stories to get angry at, such hilarious overly dramatic angry nonsense over something so trivial... :lol:
    The DM out Onions The Onion so many times.


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    (Original post by AlmightyJesus)
    lmao indian, mexican, brazillian and chinese tank engines on thomas the tank engine. now I've heard everything...come on, surely this is too deliberate and intentional to be taken as if it's innocent and unsuspecting? surely it suggests an obvious political agenda as opposed to mere children's television...? it just reeks of cultural engineering, as opposed to "what? what's wrong with this? *obliviousness*"

    what was wrong with the original line up of native/british tank engine characters though? was this strictly necessary? was the former line up broken and needed fixing?
    I guess it's nice to educate children about different cultures. I mean these shows are meant to educate kids to a certain degree :dontknow:
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    (Original post by AlmightyJesus)
    lmao indian, mexican, brazillian and chinese tank engines on thomas the tank engine. now I've heard everything...come on, surely this is too deliberate and intentional to be taken as if it's innocent and unsuspecting? surely it suggests an obvious political agenda as opposed to mere children's television...? it just reeks of cultural engineering, as opposed to "what? what's wrong with this? *obliviousness*"

    what was wrong with the original line up of native/british tank engine characters though? was this strictly necessary? was the former line up broken and needed fixing?
    Have to agree

    It seems my culture needs to be watered down to allow those who have no culture or have fled their own and come to mine to fell better about themselves

    Expect to see more of this in the future
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    (Original post by Oliver_94)
    It's disgusting that there are no Muslim Thomas the tank engines, the Muslim community represent a large proportion of society and deserve representation
    Muslims make up about 4% of the UK population

    Before there is a 'Muslim' tank (and one that doesn't explode and kill all of the other tanks /sarc) there should be an openly Gay tank
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    (Original post by Lord Samosa)
    I guess it's nice to educate children about different cultures. I mean these shows are meant to educate kids to a certain degree :dontknow:
    Plus Thomas the Tank Engine is watched worldwide and is incredibly popular.


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    Do the stanky leg.
    Stank! Stank!
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    (Original post by jblackmoustache)
    Plus Thomas the Tank Engine is watched worldwide and is incredibly popular.


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    and it was watched before the proposed changes
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    (Original post by BaconandSauce)
    and it was watched before the proposed changes
    Are... Are you actually triggered by this change? :toofunny:
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    (Original post by Lord Samosa)
    Are... Are you actually triggered by this change? :toofunny:
    I don't understand the term 'triggered' in this context

    If you mean I am disappointed at this then yes I am as I see no need to water down TV programs to make a minority feel more comfortable about their choices
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    (Original post by BaconandSauce)
    I don't understand the term 'triggered' in this context

    If you mean I am disappointed at this then yes I am as I see no need to water down TV programs to make a minority feel more comfortable about their choices
    What choice? :hmmmm:
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    (Original post by Lord Samosa)
    What choice? :hmmmm:
    The choice to come to the UK.
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    tfw Ashima be giving u the eye an u know it

 
 
 
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