All Posts Tagged Tag: ‘r-word’

Kate Gosselin Calls Mothers of Multiples ‘Retarded’

Kate Gosselin has allegedly used a slur that makes mothers, fathers, sisters, brothers, grandparents, and friends of anyone who knows and loves a person with disabilities–especially Down Syndrome–bear their teeth and claws and go in for the kill. She reportedly said in an email that mothers of multiples are ‘retarded.’ First of all that word should never be used. A …

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Kate Gosselin Allegedly Calls Mothers Support Group ‘The R-Word’

Former reality TV star Kate Gosselin is under fire for allegedly describing mothers of multiples as “retarded” in an email she sent out. The email was obtained by author Robert Hoffman, who wrote the book Kate Gosselin: How She Fooled The World. According to a report, Hoffman wrote that Jon Gosselin forwarded an email to Kate from Patti T., the …

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Joe Flacco Pledges Not to Use the R-Word

This year, just before the Super Bowl, Baltimore Ravens quarterback Joe Flacco (the self-proclaimed best quarterback in the NFL) stated that holding the Super Bowl in non-domed venues where the weather is cold is “retarded.” He immediately took his words back, calling it “stupid” instead, but the word had been said. Flacco issued a public apology on Super Bowl media …

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