Itchy runs afoul of an Irishman.
March 19, 2009 4:10 PM Subscribe
A (non-Italian, non-Irish) friend of mine insists that pronouncing "Italian" as "eye-talian" or calling an Irish man an "Irishman" has racial undertones. Is this true? Are any Italians or Irish offended by those terms?
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