TMZ might have the most questionable poll up right now [PHOTO]

Sarah Hofmann Contributor
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TMZ might want a lesson in taste. The gossip site posted a story Monday about how Death Row Records CEO Suge Knight said that calling black people “African-American” is offensive because he’s not African.

Knight said though that he prefers to be called “ni**a” and thinks the word shouldn’t be limited to just rappers. While this is an interesting assertion, it’s a little bizarre that TMZ included a reader poll asking, “Refer to black people as.”

The options are only “African American” or “Ni**a.” With 79,725 votes in, it would appear to be marginally skewed towards “ni**a,” with 55 percent in favor of the loaded word.

See for yourself:

TMZ racist poll screen shot


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