Over at Cracked, aspiring actress and comedian Eliza Skinner has a bone to pick with filmmaker Tyler Perry. Perry’s long taken criticism over his stereotypical depictions of black folks, and now Skinner points out that white folks aren’t immune, either. In a video featuring five hilarious depictions, Skinner narrows Perry’s depictions down to: a nasty retail clerk, the new girlfriend, the new white wife, a nasty corporate boss, or a run down prostitute.

(h/t Racialicious.)


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