148. Don’t Be a Racist

Ray called up newspaper reporter. “You wrote a bank robbery. You the bank robber,” he . “Why did you describe ?” The reporter said, “We the public to help him. If someone sees , they can call the .” Ray said, “But why ’t you tell us his ? You said he was 35 and about 5’7”. you didn’t tell us race. That would help lot.” “Our lawyers say can’t. It’s racist,” said reporter. “The robber can us for being racist.” “, don’t report his age, ,” said Ray. “That’s ageist. ’t report his height. That’s ‘.’ Don’t report his sex. ’s sexist.” “That doesn’t leave to report,” said the . “Just report this,” said . “‘A human being robbed bank. Please look for human being who looks he or she robbed bank.’”