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6 Phrases With Surprisingly Racist Origins | Decoded | MTV News

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Published on Oct 7, 2015

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Ever wonder where phrases like, "no can do" and "the peanut gallery" come from? Well, these everyday phrases have some VERY racist beginnings! Join Franchesca on this week's episode of Decoded, as she gives a brief history lesson in common phrases that most people don't think twice about. Do you know of any phrases with racist origins Share a few and be sure to discuss your thoughts in the comments!

For more on racial bias, check out:
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