A Cleveland News Anchor Drops an Old-School Racial Slur on Lady Gaga's Oscar Performance

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For those out of the loop, "Jigaboo" is an old and rarely-heard slur for people of color. You know, the kind of old ditty your more racist grandma might drop casually at Thanksgiving dinner. The anchor, former Miss USA winner Kristi Capel, later apologized for the statement saying that she didn't know that it was a "even a word."

"American Sniper" is Nominated for a Best Picture Oscar, but Clearly That Wasn't Because of its Fake Baby Prop

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Take a close look at that "baby." Look at Bradley Cooper's thumb as he holds that "baby." Try to imagine how and why this kind of thing can exist on film in the year 2015.

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