Does the word sassy bother you?

Last night while watching Being Mary Jane I was struck by a single word used repeatedly. That word was “sassy”. Mary Jane’s boss was expressing his disappointment at her behavior and he said that she had been sassy two different times during that week. Why did they use that word in the script? it just seems that particular word is used more often to describe the behavior of black women. Share your thoughts.

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  • Spanish Inquisitor  On November 11, 2015 at 9:25 pm

    That’s the name of my daughter’s cat….Short for Sassafras….

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