“Here’s a thought experiment:” the article says. “Close your eyes and imagine the font you’d use to depict the word ‘Chinese.’ ”
See this Chinese restaurant right here? →
CNN wants you to know that the kanji-styled font used on this sign, takeout boxes, chopstick wrappers and so on are racist.
CNN is Deeply Concerned that Chinese-Americans are being forced — FORCED — to use these xenophobic fonts.
To prove it, they posted this link in the article. It’s a site that sells Chinese/Asian take-out containers. There are three designs available: A plain white box, a box printed with bamboo leaves, and a box with “chop suey” lettering:
Yep. They’re forcing restaurant owners to… um… to choose a design they like.
We’re supposed to be ashamed of this, but I don’t. I am craving Kung Pow Beef, though.