View Single Post
Old 30-05-2014, 08:50 PM   #52
getagrip
Inactive
 
Join Date: Mar 2013
Posts: 17,875
Likes: 5,091 (2,677 Posts)
Default

Quote:
Originally Posted by savonarola View Post
Hmmm, well speaking as an ancient old git of 45 years, I don't remember anyone playing with "Golliwogs" during my childhood ..... As I recall, they were looked upon as rather idiotic, dated Victorian playthings. Just sayin'.
I agree with you. They had their time & now people talk about 'pc' messing everything up, but . . . that doesn't stop the fact that the dolls do have a stigma attached to them & people (as on the photo) are sending out a clear message when they pose with them, imo.
getagrip is offline   Reply With Quote