• The Illiad: Achilles had glowing
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    • BBC loves black people so much they named themselves BBC
      Artrot_7 21 jun
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    • Greeks weren't black
      Signir 21 jun
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    • I just deadass stopped watching when it got to the interracial bisexual threesome.
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    • It all started with them calling Egyptians black even though the obviously weren’t. Ever since, they have called as many historical figures as they can black.
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    • This shit makes me so mad I just have no idea how to fight against it
      Squimm 21 jun
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    • Ayo we wuz Greeks n shit
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    • Instead of his heel his weakness is fat white women
      Actaeon 21 jun
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    • He was also um Greek
      Kosovo 21 jun
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    • In 2040 every History textbook will claim 85% of historical figures are black bisexuals who were tr.ans
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    • So mad at the entertainment industry for not casting more homosexual black women to play the German soliders in saving private ryan. What kind of racist institute is hollywood anway?
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    • I just turned it off when I saw Achilles was black. Like I’m black so it’s not a thing again blacks, but altering history like that to fit your agenda? Nah I’m good
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    • Stop blackwashing Hollywood. Make original black characteristics. Otherwise, all you're doing is admitting that a black character needs to use a white character for inspiration to be good.
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    • I'm all for diversity and shit in movies and TV, but you cant take something and change it just because. You can't have a black man play George Washington, just as you cant have a white man play Martin Luther King Jr. This type of tokenism i racist in itself.
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    • I want to make a show out of an ancient African story and make the main characters white.
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    • Nigchilles
      Hernia 21 jun
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    • We waz Hellenic n sheeit
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    • Why doesn’t anybody actually make cool action movies based off of African culture? That way we don’t get shitty rebooted films/tv with new stories and have historically accurate black representation in media. Or is there a divisive political motive behind this 🤔
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    • I hate historical/mythological inaccuracies. If they want black characters pick stories with black characters. Don't tell a story from Europe and switch out half the characters, just tell a story from Africa. Never seen a tv show/movie about African mythology, maybe we'd enjoy it.
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    • "The British broadcasting what?"
      TheNayMan 21 jun
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    • But would they ever take a black character and make them white?
      TheAtomic 22 jun
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    • All of holywood is racist and sexist because they are admitting that women and minorities cant have original ideas and have to leech out popular franchise
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    • WE
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    • If you’re going to be doing anything set in or based off of ancient Europe/European culture, be respectful of ethnicity and make sure that the cast is white. If you want to include POC into your story, find a way to insert characters from a foreign culture based off of whatever heritage you’re
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    • I absolutely despise diversity for the sake of diversity. A movie should only have a diverse cast if it makes sense.
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    • What
      Moral 21 jun
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    • Blackwashing is getting to be a bit too much.
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    • If you notice, every white mythology or old story HAS to have black people in it like they’re organic to the culture (see: black Asgardians in Thor, black French aristocrats in the live action Beauty and the Beast), but there is no such requirement the other way around.
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    • The people who like this are the same that complain about white washing.
      420q 22 jun
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    • Why not just use greeks......why darkies....
      lvan 21 jun
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    • Yup.
      ECHO5ECHO 22 jun
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    • Everyone is so hyper sensitive. They put black people everywhere to look “culturally inclusive” or some shit
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    • achilles was white
      BestCat 22 jun
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    • Achilles was Greek. Not black or white. Why didn’t they get an actual Greek guy to play it?
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    • Greeks aren’t black
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    • The Greeks are a Mediterranean people. They have a different skin tone from white people and black people but it's ok to erase them from their own culture as long as the replacement isn't white.
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    • We wuz everything but africans n shit
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    • Hollywood: "let's base nearly every movie in places mostly populated by white people." Also Hollywood: "WHAT DO YOU MEAN WE CANT MAKE EVERYONE A GAY MUSLIM???"
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    • We wuz greekz
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    • Blacks made up less than 1% of the Greek world, and since they weren’t citizens, also weren’t allowed to fight in the army’s of most countries
      AjaxSoap 22 jun
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    • Love how the world is changing history to pat people on the back and make them feel warm inside 😂😂😂😂
      TrexEyes 22 jun
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    • They all have rose gold iphones
      Chaog 22 jun
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    • I don’t know how to call this out without being “racist”
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    • Political correctness destroys everything it touches.
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    • I watched Artemis Fowl and usually I’m all for companying diversity, but when they made the body guard black it didn’t make sense. He’s supposed to be eurasian so he could fit in anywhere and get around easy. Instead he’s a big black man with blue eyes and white hair....
      Kyokyo13 23 jun
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    • Inclusion boxes to tick
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    • I'm going to re-do Amistad with an all white cast and the slaves will be Irish.
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    • I hate this stupid shit, there were no fucking black Greeks. This diversity agenda is the dumbest bullshit ever.
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    • Don’t forget Black Vikings in Thor. Where’s the White Wakandans?
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    • “It’s just statues, they won’t replace your history” The BBC:
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    • BBC
      haHAA_ 22 jun
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    • And yet no one talks about how everything’s being black washed
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    • Big black cock
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    • If people would just vote with their wallets and stop contributing to this nonsense, it would cease to happen.
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    • BBC indeed
      jshea 22 jun
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    • Hollywood: "Nooo, you can't whitewash a character. That's racist" Also Hollywood: "Blackwash all the people"
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    • Honestly Spartacus will always have the most respectable gay couples because they would beat the shit out of each other and then say I love you
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    • *Achilles at the gate* aye where the white women at?
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    • I don’t have a problem with black characters being that I’m a minority myself, but when you decide to “fix” things that were never broken I have to look at you stupid, that’s like a white, black panther, and a black Superman.
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    • Greeks were more Italian looking than anything
      GTOnizuka 22 jun
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    • If they want black people in their shows just make shows about African myths and history
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    • Fucking brits
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    • And isnt he supposed to be a from where alexander the great was from (i know achilles is before alexander im just saying i think they are from the same place). Which was rather north than greece anyway?
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    • “Yeah, let’s defeat decades of casting people in the wrong races by... huh?”
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    • Firing Africanizing beam
      fotcack 22 jun
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    • Achilles looked like younger Brad pitt and you can't change my mind
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    • Achilles statistic
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    • This is why the liberal agenda needs to stop. It will continue to push its ideals onto us and deep into every aspect of society, corrupting our children and tainting our lives and the foundation of our society. A new crusade is coming, will u join us brothers?
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    • Let's have a movie about Mansa Musa's life starring Daniel Radcliffe.
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    • Coming this November to a theater near you. Mel Gibson as MARTIN LUTHER KING JR. Get your tickets now.
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    • Blackwashing is the same as white washing
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    • Remember kids race swapping is okay as long as it’s a white person being replaced.
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    • They’re now saying that Beethoven was black because his mother might have had Moorish ancestors 500 years before Ludwig. Never mind that the Moors weren’t even black.
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    • Is.. is that Achilles?
      maluss 22 jun
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    • This is what blm wants. Systematic slavery of everyone's mind. Blm is not black lives matter it is government control.
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    • Blegh
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    • Ok let's just rewrite history make a movie about Shaka zulu make him get and get Ryan Reynolds to play him
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    • It’s gonna funny when everybody makes fun of BBC and tweets at them blacked porn for having a black guy Star in their show.
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    • Nigillies
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    • God the world is just sucking social justice warrior cock right now. Everything isn’t gay enough, isn’t black enough, isn’t female enough. It could be a show about all black men and they’d say “where’s the women”. It’s never enough for these people
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    • Blacks blackwashing history because they have none other than dancing around some fire.
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    • Black actors get so defensive when they cant play a role of a white character
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    • They trying to rewrite history to fit the new narrative
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    • Greeks had olive skin, but were far from black. The divine children were often described as white tho, apollo was white skin with curly blonde hair, and many heroes were kinda supposed to look like him
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    • I still remember when they made friar tuck in Robin Hood black and acted like nobody noticed. That was medevil England. A black guy showing up is conversation worthy if anything
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    • Aye yo Troy, u mean we greeks or sumthin’
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    • What show is this?
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    • That show was awful in every way imaginable. Couldn't even let it run for background noise.
      NickSax 22 jun
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    • The only black Greek was Kratos, change my mind
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    • Dark Achilles
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    • His weakness was the LAPD
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    • They put here black washing Greek history now. Great.
      Mukar 25 jun
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    • It reminds me of the Bible that describes Jesus with hair like wool and skin like bronze but everywhere you see him depicted like Brad Pitt.
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    • Let's remake Black Panther with white actors and see how that olays over
      butts3x 24 jun
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    • Wonder when people will realize that being racist via trying to stop racism in ridiculous and extreme ways just makes it worse. Same thing with the sexualities, people just keep doing It expecting it to work but wind up having it backfire.
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    • BBC = Big Black Cock
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    • the what now
      Kasagure 23 jun
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