Geoffrey Boycott: “Gypsy”

Geoffrey Boycott uses the term ‘gypsy’ as a negative slur.

Fast forward this podcast to 1:10:10.

“Why don’t you dress like that more often? You looked a tramp you’d just come from sleeping under the covers, last week. In fact you were worse than Simon Hughes when he comes to him, he looks like a Bohemian he does. He looks like a gypsy, Simon who works with us, you were worse than him.”

Cantankerous, crass, outdated and unwanted.

Greg James also deserves 0 points for not picking up on it.

I think he was trying to be funny. Is this the 21st Century?

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3 Responses to Geoffrey Boycott: “Gypsy”

  1. Slayer Muser says:

    I’d love to be called gypsy or, better still, Bohemian.

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