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All the rage… Constant barrage of ridiculous outrage is getting me really angry

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15.02.2019

Here are a few outrage-triggering mundanities I’ve noticed over recent weeks.

Some muslims in Britain, and by ‘some’ I mean hardly any, were demanding the boycott of a brand of toilet paper sold in Marks and Spencer because the design included an image which looked a bit like the Arabic word for ‘Allah.’ It was actually an Aloe Vera leaf.

Nike is having a similar issue with a pair of its sneakers, because the design also partly resembles the Arabic word for ‘Allah.’ Problem is, though, the word also looks a bit like the letter W. Wait until the terminally outraged hear about the World Wide Web.

I think we can offer the benefit of the doubt here and assume large companies are not attempting to anger the Muslim faith. Yes, ‘benefit of the doubt’. Now there’s a phrase that’s fallen out of fashion.

Speaking of fashion, the world of style has been so busy producing........

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