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  •  I knew I couldn't be the only one who was (1+ / 0-)
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    uncomfortable with them killing off Oscar.

    When they killed off their previous black male character at practically the same time they introduced Oscar, I remarked to my wife that I guess only one black guy is allowed on the show at any one time.

    And then they went and did the same thing again!  I was really in disbelief that the writers didn't take a step back and go, "Hey, you know what?  Maybe something's not quite right here..."  At the very least, didn't anyone--a producer, an executive, ANYone--realize at some point that the optics of the whole thing were really bad?

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