Mudcat Café message #3824132 The Mudcat Café TM
Thread #24468   Message #3824132
Posted By: Mo the caller
02-Dec-16 - 01:38 PM
Thread Name: Lyr Req: Mrs Stein Don't Rent to Gypsies Any More
Subject: RE: Lyr Req: Mrs Stein Don't Rent to Gypsies Any More
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Little Black Sambo is about tigers and pancakes.
The original Anglo-Indian book (with Bannerman's own illustrations) is in no way racist and that comment fits it literally."

Except that it is about 'funny people who aren't like us, and do odd things.'