Comedian Stephen Colbert has been provoked a storm on Twitter with calls for his show to be cancelled after the official account for his Colbert Report show posted an offensive joke.

The line was taken from a skit about the offensive nature of the name of the Washington Redskins, but was interpreted as a racist joke poking fun at Asian people when taken out of context.

The ‘joke’ was quickly deleted after an online backlash saw the post go viral and the hashtag #CancelColbert began trending on Twitter.

The tweet was posted by The Colbert Report, an account run by Comedy Central to promote the comedian’s show, on Thursday.

It read: ‘I am willing to show #Asian community I care by introducing the Ching-Chong Ding-Dong Foundation for Sensitivity to Orientals or Whatever.’

Suey Park, a freelance writer and online activist, was quick to pick up on the post and, believing Mr Colbert himself to be behind the tweet, demanded the show be cancelled.

She wrote: ‘The Ching-Chong Ding-Dong Foundation for Sensitivity to Orientals has decide to call for #CancelColbert. Trend it.’

Hundreds backed up Ms Park’s request, accusing Colbert of being racist and oppressive.

However, Mr Colbert himself had nothing to do with the post, and later tweeted from his personal account: #CancelColbert–I agree! Just saw @ColbertReport tweet. I share your rage. Who is that, though? I’m @StephenAtHome’

Shortly after #CancelColbert began trending, the tweet was deleted and the account posted a disclaimer which read: ‘For the record @ColbertReport is not controlled by Stephen Colbert or his show. He is @StephenAtHome Sorry for the confusion #CancelColbert’.

A disclaimer was later posted which read: ‘This is a Comedy Central account, with no oversight from Stephen/show.’

Others were outraged over the outrage, posting that the joke had been taken out of context and that the full segment on the show was the complete opposite of racist.

Cap’n Jack LaCroix wrote: ‘#CancelColbert is what happens when people confuse real racism with context-sensitive humor.’

Tom Brennan ‏added: ‘Finally looked into #CancelColbert–don’t make fun of racism or you’ll be called a racist apparently.’

Others hit back at Ms Park, and began using the anti-‘anti-Colbert’ hashtag #cancelsueypark.

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  • Puggg

    Is Sum Ting Wong?

    • So CAL Snowman

      Ho Lee Fuk we have a problem here!

      • Pelagian

        ”Wi Tu Lo’

        • Ron Cheaters

          Fung Huo Steven Colbert

          • BillMillerTime

            Don’t forget Wokurdawg.

        • Garrett Brown

          Bang Ding Ow!

    • ViktorNN

      Stephen Colbert say Bing Dang Ow!

    • Laura Dilworth

      Two wongs don’t make it white

      • rowingfool

        How’s the old joke go?

        How do the Ch*nese name their babies?

        They drop the silverware drawer and use the first three syllables they hear.

        • BonV.Vant

          Remember the Asian flight crew? Wei Too Low, Bang Ding OW, Ho Le Fuk, Sum Ting Wong

    • Fathercoughlin

      Ok roll call! Mi Suk Yung Guy? Here! Wun Hung Lo? Here! Mai Dong Lo? Here! Yu Lik Poon? Here! We See Yu? Here! Mi Go Suk? Here. Wei Suk Kok? Here! No Hung Guy? No Hung Guy? I guess he gone…

  • GeneticsareDestiny

    “Hundreds backed up Ms Park’s request, accusing Colbert of being racist and oppressive.”

    I wish the Asians wouldn’t jump on the oppression bandwagon. They’re smarter than that, and they should know that there is nothing oppressive about a joke. Real oppression is what happened under Mao, not a silly joke on Twitter.

    • Bartek

      The Asians are ancient enemies of all Europeans, no need to ride on their self promotion bandwagon.

      • GeneticsareDestiny

        I’m not promoting them, I’m simply recognizing that East Asians have high average IQs and thus should be able to distinguish between oppression and a harmless joke.

        Note that I do not support their immigration into white nations, either.

        • Daniel Schmuhl

          Asians have a pretty low verbal IQ.

          • LHathaway

            They tend to write very well, even if English is their second language. That’s my anecdotal observation.

          • CaptainCroMag

            Asians in America actually outperform Whites on the language portion of the PISA. Notice also that they perform lower in science and math, which goes against the stereotype.

          • r j p

            Reading is Rote Learning (memorization). Asians are very into.

          • Fathercoughlin

            Who’s better at screwing?

        • Romulus

          Aah, gotcha. Thought you were having Chinese take out for a minute. Lol.

        • sbuffalonative

          Yes, but maybe they’re also smart enough to take a spin at the ghetto lottery. Who knows how it might pay off for them.

        • BonV.Vant

          In Newton Massachusetts, there is an uproar over a recent high school production of the play “thoroughly modern millie”. In the play there are two asian characters who have accents and who are trying to shanghai white women. Several asians who were in the audience have been very vocal about how they felt they were “insulted” by this. My questions to them are – are we supposed to pretend that people from another country don’t have accents? Are we supposed to make every non white character have only good motives? Have we never had bad characters with German, British, Italian, Spanish, French, Russian, Irish, Scottish accents? WE have had nefarious characters with all sorts of accents, with all sorts of foreign identities. It is entertainment, no one makes broad generalizations from such things. There are , though, plenty of examples in entertainment today where one group is vilified to no end. That group is white heterosexual males. There is an abundance of examples where it is the obvious intent of the material to vilify and demonize white males. The asian residents attack on an innocent harmless production shows that they are looking to vilify whites as well, that they have hatred and animosity in their heart. It is when they can not bear to see someone have some fun that is one of the BEST indications one can get of someones intentions and feelings towards another. BTW, newton is a very heavily jewish town, so these were jews that were being politically incorrect towards asians.

          • r j p

            BTW, newton is a very heavily jewish town, so these were jews that were being politically incorrect towards asians.

            Where’s SuperJohnEngelman?

    • Romulus

      No they’re not. The bulk of NSA workload has been combating Chinese hacks and espionage . How do you suppose their military became so advanced? Or that they acquired so much nuclear tech during their walk thru in Tennessee’s facility ( see vdare archives -Asians caught stealing seedcorn) Or that America built Japan up economically. I’m only demonstrating a few examples.

    • ViktorNN

      The Chinese have proven themselves very adept at thought policing, speech policing, political “re-education,” political indoctrination of every type. So it’s no surprise that American Asians are starting to show their “Red Guard” tendencies.

      What they haven’t shown much talent for is satire, comedy, black comedy, non-conformism, original thinking, avant-garde art, inventiveness, experimentalism, innovation – and this is especially true when you compare them to white people.

      Which really isn’t anything to be ashamed about because no one is better at these things than white people.

  • Biff_Maliboo

    Irony can get confusing when it’s your entire schtick.

  • So CAL Snowman

    “Suey Park, a freelance writer and online activist, was quick to pick up
    on the post and, believing Mr Colbert himself to be behind the tweet,
    demanded the show be cancelled.”

    Reason No. 784 Why non – Whites are incompatible with and cancerous for White societies

    Liberals are quick to point out the so called intolerance of conservative Whites, but they NEVER mention the intolerance of the colored hordes. Suey Park is the perfect example of the mind set that non – Whites have in America. The non – Whites do not believe in freedom, especially freedom of expression. Instead of just laughing it off and growing some thick skin, Suey Park’s initial reaction is to DEMAND that the show be cancelled because she was personally offended by the tweet. That is the exact opposite of freedom. The exact thing non – Whites are running away from (oppressive totalitarian governments) is the exact thing they are trying to replicate in the Western World. Non – Whites will never be free, because they will never be free from themselves.

    • Einsatzgrenadier

      There’s an inverse relationship between ethnic diversity and freedom. The more you have of one, the less you have of the other. The purpose of a national identity is to maximize social cooperation between citizens, rendering superfluous the need for more formal mechanisms of state coercion. This is its supreme virtue. Racial and ethnic uniformity is one of the prerequisites of democratic governance. A multicultural society is necessarily totalitarian, because a society void of social and national cohesion must be held together by external force.

    • Truthseeker

      Suey Park is another anti-white who does nothing but complain. If you read through her Twitter feed, it’s all she ever does. She’s a typical Cultural Marxist. When I saw this hashtag earlier today I thought it was ridiculous. When I found out she was behind it, I knew it was ridiculous.

    • Jesse_from_Sweden

      Non-whites aren’t running away from oppressive totalitarian government, they are running to a life of better economic standing.
      Then they want to replicate that oppressive totalitarian government in their new surrounding, wanting it like it was back home.
      Except with all the amenities and niceties that the technology of a western society has given them.

      One problem are all the white marxists who keep claiming that the only reason that the western world is rich and technologically advanced is that we have exploited the rest of the world, and these people therefore thinks that the western world owes them and that it is only this exploitation that is the cause for the economic and technological differences between Europe and Africa (for example).

  • Pelagian

    #AmericanDiversity #equality #Doesntwork #wastestime #Sensitivityfest

  • Pelagian

    “accusing Colbert of being racist”

    For the millionth time, Colbert cannot be a racist. To be a racist you have to be a 19th century scientist who Devotes a substantial portion of his life to researching racial differences and believes in their efficacy for explaining all human behavioral phenomena. Colbert is not a 19th century scientist, or even a 21st century scientist. To have become a 21st century scientist, it had to have happened over the weekend. Which means Mr. Colbert had a very busy weekend.

  • dd121

    Steven seems to have got his pinkie caught in the racial PC car door.

  • Bartek

    Really would be nice to live in an monocultural ethnic State that doesn’t have to pander to every hustler that wants to move in on your territory and take your peoples wealth.

    • blight14

      We HAD that but failed to guard it with our very lives…….in a healthy society, vermin that work to destroy western lands would pay a heavy price. Ours is no longer a healthy society…..but it CAN be once again if we name the enemy and unite against them!

  • dd121

    One of the left’s favorite ploys is fake outrage. It’s not very convincing.

  • baldowl

    “One reptile devours another.”
    –Fyodor Dostoevsky, THE BROTHERS KARAMAZOV

  • dd121

    It is absolutely forbidden to prick the thin skin of blacks; you’re on thin ice to ridicule chinamen; but good news for the left, it’s absolutely open season on whites.

    • On the other hand, I love jokes about the Scots, Irish and Welsh. Humor is a large part of what makes us human, and it costs nothing.

      • Pelagian

        Yes. American-style Progressivism is a descendant of Puritanism. So it is not surprising that it has as one of its by-products the draining of all frivolity, humor, color and blood out of life. If you want an example of the desiccated humor of progressives, just listen to NPR on weekends.

  • dcc2379

    Colbert is liberal filth. I’d cancel his Tokyo Rose program.

  • Kenner

    Now I see why east asians dominate stand-up comedy…

  • Romulus

    True to form, come h*ll or high water, people will ALWAYS identify by tribal blood.
    With the exception of traitor whites. Doesn’t make a d*m bit of difference whether they claim to be on the right side.

  • A Freespeechzone

    Never ever forget that a minority can NEVER be racist towards Whites—only the other way around.

    Maybe that attitude is why more and more Whites are getting fed up with these people, their whining and disingenuous demands.

  • IstvanIN

    She needs to go back to Pyongyang if life here is so horrible.

    That being said, what does a # before a word mean? In my day that was simply the number key on a push-button phone.

    • blight14

      Even better, drop the ‘if life here is so horrible’, there is NO reason to allow these disgusting vermin into our homelands, period.

  • sbuffalonative

    Of course this is totally silly but comics like Colbert and Bill Maher can get away with saying anything.

    They also jump at the chance to mock conservatives for a slip of the tongue.

    I would defend Mr. Colbert’s right to say anything but when has he and others like him stood up for my right to make politically incorrect comments?

    • BonV.Vant

      the purpose of liberalism is to make some whites superior to the rest of whites. They have no concern at all for non whites, only for their own position. They will use the issue when they can gain from it, they will ignore it and brush it aside when they are the focus. They don’t really have any values other than their own egos.

  • sbuffalonative

    I agree it’s ridiculous but Colbert never misses an opportunity to mock Republicans who make a mistake in public.

    Let him reap what he’s sown for awhile.

    • If one helps create and enforce an environment of hostility to free thought and free speech, one doesn’t get to complain later when it affects one’s own freedom.

    • Paleoconn

      Absolutely. It looks good on Colbert, and I always enjoy liberals and anti-White professionals eating their own, hoisting each other by their on petard if you wlll. Pass the popcorn.

  • IstvanIN

    So it is like a search box, if I want to find Obama on twitter I would put #Obama???? I am not on Twitter.

  • gemjunior

    Wow, everyone turns into such little fussy crybabies over this, as our people are being wiped out, genocided, population replaced, all covered up with a big smile as our “elected”(?) officials help them along as much as they can. Plus Steven Colbert is a jackass.

  • Fighting_Northern_Spirit

    My take is quite different – Comedy Central and Colbert try to race-bait lamestream conservatives, and they got their hands caught in the vice. Seeing their blood on the floor is worth the Asian race-whining.


    It always brings a smile to my face when I learn that one dimly lit brow beaten self hating liberal has turned their “you’re a racist” ray gun on one of there own.

  • ViktorNN

    Love, love, LOVE it when the left cannibalizes itself.

    I guarantee you every incident of a liberal white getting “called out” and pilloried for some non-offense drives a certain number of whites quietly over into the “racially aware” column.

    I know this – because as a former white leftist, withnessing enough politically correct nonsense woke me up to the truth that non-whites are motivated by ethnic and racial animus towards white people – nothing more, nothing less. Thinking that there’s some multicultural paradise right around the corner is snakeoil that nonwhites sell to white liberals while they’re busy seizing power in the background.

  • r j p

    Just send her back to Korea to live with my old college dorm mate, Jin Woo Lee,
    or as I referred to him to my dorm neighbors, the General Lee. Jin Woo Lee General Lee.

  • pcmustgo

    except where I live in NYC, there seems no end to the type of extremist pc whites

  • pcmustgo

    That’s my biggest problem- You’re white so your opinions, feelings, experiences, etc DON’T COUNT. Your life doesn’t count.

  • Northerner

    Jokes need context. In this case there wasn’t any, hence the outrage and Colbert Show backpedaling. It’s also worth noting that Colbert himself didn’t tweet it.

    • dcc2379

      If we were a free country, jokes woldnt need context. President Soebarkah can spread hate and vileness, yet if any non-messiahs say anything the mainstream media dislikes (the truth), everyone shouts. Of course, Colbert is a dwl.

  • BonV.Vant

    ahhh, another liberal getting the treatment they dish out to others. wonderful. I hope they yank his boring….

  • BonV.Vant

    Looks like white libs protect each other even when they break the liberal rules. You have to be part of the club you see. The elites are above it all, that is the purpose of liberalism, to make some whites superior to other whites, over the issue of non whites. In the end, there is no question in the minds of liberals that liberal whites are superior to other races.

  • LHathaway

    You know what I got out of this. . This is a ‘joke’ that is supposed to be making fun of whites. . . this is found to be insensitive. . to non-whites. ..
    To be honest, his entire show is dedicated to making fun of ‘conservatives’. That’s what it is based on. It’s a modern day Archie Bunker show.
    I also kind of agree with him being condemned, or caught up in ‘a web of his own making’. Except, why can still no one be considered ‘insensitive’ for making fun of whites or conservatives? I’m not sure I can agree with that.

    • benvad

      At least with All in the Family, they’d turn the table on the Meathead’s self righteous beliefs and proclamations.

      I think Norman Lear has progressively become a typical leftist, but back then he at least showed some kind of balance. I give credit where credit is due.

  • MBlanc46

    The Political Correctness Stalinists are constantly on the lookout for the slightest deviation so that they can pounce and ruin his/her career.

  • Charles W.

    “Suey Park”.. Of course a Korean would be the one to start it.

    • benvad

      So we can’t call her Chop Suey, would that be WRONNNNGGG?

  • BonV.Vant

    why not just cancel the show because it is horrible and has no audience?

  • Aditya Vivek Barot

    I hate to bring up the Milan Kundera novel, but I must, because this is worse. The novel posits a totalitarian dictatorship whereas American censorship is a “people power” thing. The “American” people seem okay with destroying a man for his opinions, right or wrong, in a manner that the Politburo or the almost-mythical Inquisition could only dream of but never achieve.

    • Pelagian

      Great point. Ill have to ponder this some more.

  • ViktorNN

    My guess is that it would only take a core of about 20 or so regular pro-white activists to get pro-white hashtags trending on twitter.

    I think such activism could be useful in a few different ways:

    1) It could attract young whites who are already sick of all the PC crap shoved down their throats, hopefully raise white racial awareness, and organize them to take action on pro-white issues.

    2) twitter hashtag campaigns can get attention of media outside of twitter. This attention could be used in all sorts of ways, including putting pressure on businesses and govt agencies who support and employ our enemies.

    3) It could draw attention to the incredible amount of anti-white violence in this country, including possibly providing aid to victims of this violence – a gesture which would make pro-white activists look like heroes in the eyes of lower middle class white people.

    Just a thought. Might be worth a try.

  • benvad

    I love it when white liberals get a taste of the mess they created and promoted.

    When they get canned, it gives me so much pleasure, a feeling of euphoric revenge overcomes me.

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