Inappropriate Questions About Sex at the Grocery Store

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When you are in a mixed-race or transracial family, you get used to receiving some overly personal and sometimes downright rude questions. But this incident that happened to Jamie from I Am Not the Babysitter takes the cake. Here's how it begins:

Man: Pointing to Samuel and Aram and sweetly smiling, “Aw, Friends?”

Me: Happily, and willing at this point to correct him, “No, brothers.”

Man: Looking a bit shocked and confused, points at Samuel, “You the mama?”

Me: “Yes!”

Man: “You make love with a black man?”

Woman with shopping cart, Image Credit: Shutterstock

Kendall goes on to explain there were some language issues, but still... How would you respond to a comment like this?

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