In the blogosphere, or at least those sections I inhabit, it does sometimes seem very American dominated. Maybe that's cos I mostly read DC comics blogs. Anyway, some things I read look, on first glance, to be only about the USA. But sometimes, I think the text is worth repeating.
On Stars and Garters recently, notintheface wrote this:
A Helpful Racial Etiquette Tip
For anyone asking the question "If black people can use the word 'n___er', why can't white people use it?", here's my answer:
Because when they do, they usually sound like complete fucking idiots."
You can read the whole post here. Please do.