Two ways a resemblance can be unwelcome

[ by Charles Cameron — NSFW, I repeat, NSFW , maybe ]


You can be photoshopped from Canada to France, Sikh to Muslim, &c —

That’s an iPad, not a Quran, and the Dastar (turban) is worn by Sikhs.

— Grasswire Fact Check (@grasswirefacts) November 14, 2015

The fake (on the left), photoshopped from the authentic selfie (on the right), was apparently created and posted because of the guy’s support of women in the games industry, cf Gamergate.


Alternatively, your name might sound suspiciously NSFW to non-Vietnamese=speaking ears:

Sometimes similitude sucks: #phucdatbich

— Sembl (@semblnet) November 21, 2015

Details at the link Cath at Sembl provides.

2 comments on this post.
  1. Charles Cameron:

    I can’t keep up..

    Innocent Woman Mistaken For Suicide Bomber

    This woman was falsely portrayed as a suicide bomber by media outlets, including AJ+. We found her in Morocco.

    Posted by AJ+ on Monday, November 23, 2015

    .. and the embed code doesn’t seem to work, so you’ll have to click through to see the video.

  2. Yadid:

    a Sikh muslim?!?!?!… and why not a Jew nazi?