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Tuesday 3 October 2023 Dublin: 10°C

# Stereotyping

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Snapchat has been forced to take down its 'racist yellow face' filter
The filter gave users slanty eyes and big teeth.
This video on Irish stereotypes is oddly charming and pretty dead-on
You won’t find any little green men here.
Irish girl rejected for job in South Korea due to “alcoholism nature of your kind”
Kate Mulrennan was applying for a teaching position in Seoul.
1982: Women’s bodies used to sell ‘everything from cars to chocolate bars’
A campaign dedicated to eliminating the degrading treatment of women in advertising wrote to the Taoiseach in 1982 to highlight the ‘continual humiliation’ of women in the media.
Pensions, the internet and whiskey: The week in numbers
How much is a premium Dublin hotel room REALLY worth? And what does it take to reach age 116?
Poll: Are the Irish too sensitive to how we’re seen abroad?
A German writer’s stereotype-laden analysis of Ireland is doing the rounds at the moment. But we do care a little too much?