On Benedict Cumberbatch: Weirdness and Wormholes

BreakingModern¬†— The actor Benedict Cumberbatch has apologized for using the word “colored” to refer to nonwhite actors. He’s 38 years old, and that term has been out of general usage for much longer than he has been alive. Where did he get this from? There has to be an explanation¬†…

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Benedict Cumberbatch cartoon: Ted Rall exclusively for BreakingModern

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Based in New York, Ted Rall is an award-winning political cartoonist, essayist and Pulitzer Prize finalist. He covers news, justice, music and privacy for BreakingModern. Follow him @TedRall.

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  1. Perhaps not in the US, Ted, but those things are a moving target regionally.

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