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Old Jan 2nd, 2005, 02:24 AM   #1
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Can anyone verify this comment?

This is what someone from Thailand said on another board:

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This is my first time to post on this board but I have been reading for a couple of years now. Anyway, I'm from Thailand and I'm a VERY BIG Williams fan. Venus arrived in Thailand last night at about 11 pm ( Thailand time) I'm very angry with the media here. They]re constantly talking about Maria and hardly mention Venus.

They also say that Maria's very fussy because she requires lots of things but they don't mind because Maria is beautiful. The media in Thailand calls her 'Angel Maria' As for Venus, they say that she's very easy going and down to earth. They say that Venus can't behave like Maria cos Venus's black and not beautiful.!!! ( I swear they said this on TV!!!) and it made me really really angry.

Maria is also paid almost 4 times more than Venus. Anyway, sorry for my English as it's not my first language. And I'll keep you guys updated very soon.


I thought it was pretty funny
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Old Jan 2nd, 2005, 02:27 AM   #2
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This is what someone from Thailand said on another board:

Hi all,

This is my first time to post on this board but I have been reading for a couple of years now. Anyway, I'm from Thailand and I'm a VERY BIG Williams fan. Venus arrived in Thailand last night at about 11 pm ( Thailand time) I'm very angry with the media here. They]re constantly talking about Maria and hardly mention Venus.

They also say that Maria's very fussy because she requires lots of things but they don't mind because Maria is beautiful. The media in Thailand calls her 'Angel Maria' As for Venus, they say that she's very easy going and down to earth. They say that Venus can't behave like Maria cos Venus's black and not beautiful.!!! ( I swear they said this on TV!!!) and it made me really really angry.

Maria is also paid almost 4 times more than Venus. Anyway, sorry for my English as it's not my first language. And I'll keep you guys updated very soon.


I thought it was pretty funny

This sounds like either total BS, or just typical sh*t stirring by the media to attempt to create controversy................
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Old Jan 2nd, 2005, 02:29 AM   #3
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This sounds like either total BS, or just typical sh*t stirring by the media to attempt to create controversy................
Couldn't agree more.
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Thats extreamly retarted. Venus is beautiful waht are they talking about.
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Sounds like it could be a case of acute blondewhorshipitis
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sounds racist to me.
They say that Venus can't behave like Maria cos Venus's black and not beautiful.!!!
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This is what someone from Thailand said on another board:

Hi all,

This is my first time to post on this board but I have been reading for a couple of years now. Anyway, I'm from Thailand and I'm a VERY BIG Williams fan. Venus arrived in Thailand last night at about 11 pm ( Thailand time) I'm very angry with the media here. They]re constantly talking about Maria and hardly mention Venus.

They also say that Maria's very fussy because she requires lots of things but they don't mind because Maria is beautiful. The media in Thailand calls her 'Angel Maria' As for Venus, they say that she's very easy going and down to earth. They say that Venus can't behave like Maria cos Venus's black and not beautiful.!!! ( I swear they said this on TV!!!) and it made me really really angry.

Maria is also paid almost 4 times more than Venus. Anyway, sorry for my English as it's not my first language. And I'll keep you guys updated very soon.


I thought it was pretty funny
Being a black person, I would not be surprised if what you said was true. I have found many Asians (in the US) to be colorstruck and bigoted.

As far as the money is concerned, if what you said is true, Maria needs the money more than Venus probably does. Also, if what you reported is true, I hope this is Venus' first and last time at this exebition.

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I seriously doubt Venus would allow a situation where she is paid a lot less than someone else. Now about the media comments who knows.
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Being a black person, I would not be surprised if what you said was true. I have found many Asians (in the US) to be colostruck and bigoted.
As far as the money is concerned, if what you said is true, Maria needs the money more than Venus probably does. Also, if what you reported is true, I hope this is Venus' first and last time at this exebition.
I have notice that also. The come to this country and automatically look down on black people and think they are better.
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I seriously doubt Venus would allow a situation where she is paid a lot less than someone else. Now about the media comments who knows.
She sure as hell would not allow that to happen. Venus is bigger in terms of being a celebrity, more established and better than Maria any day.
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Vesus IS very nice (had a chance to meet her and to briefly chat)... As is Maria. I have met her couple of year ago and she was very nice. I can't believe that she could change THAT much.
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I have notice that also. The come to this country and automatically look down on black people and think they are better.
That's because many believe what white people tell them.
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That's because many believe what white people tell them.
So true. A lot of them cannot think for themselves. They think everything the white man say is gospel. So sad.
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So true. A lot of them cannot think for themselves. They think everything the white man say is gospel. So sad.
Unfortunately, there are many blacks who think the same way, especially those who immigrate to America.

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wow, Liz that's very degrading......insinuating that most if not all Asians that come to this country don't think for themselves .....
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