Rickrolling is sexist, racist and often transphobic in context

Originally published at: http://boingboing.net/2015/05/28/rickrolling-is-sexist-racist.html

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I feel violated.

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They make a lot of good points, especially linking to that Game of Thrones episode. Still, I don’t think I’m ever gonna give it up.

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[ETA] Rob? Are you drunk? Are you drinking @beschizza ? What did we say, Rob? SHARE WITH THE CLASS!!!

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Oh FFS. Rob has finally out Xeni-ed Xeni.

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now i just feel stoopid

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Oh, Boingboing. This is why I will never desert you.

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Will you never give Boing Boing up?

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(shout-out to http://pixlr.com for quick image editing in-browser.)

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Very droll.

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I read that the Duggars are anti rickrolling.

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Well played.

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if you could buy spodee on amazon, i’d have already linked to it!

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I admit I was expecting it but I clicked anyway… well played.

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You got me hook line and sinker. And then I loled.

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Oh thank goodness… I was really afraid this was serious.

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Awesome. Now if you’ll excuse me, I’ve gotta go down to the hospital to get the hook line and sinker removed.

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“Let them hate, so long as they click”

— Caligula

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My triggers triggered, my buttons pushed. Well played.

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