Skittles, the rainbow-colored candy, drew fierce accusations of racism and even white supremacy Friday following the release of an all-white limited edition version meant to promote LGBT pride, according to Milo.Yiannopoulos.net.
“Only one rainbow matters this Pride,” reads the back of the all-white Skittles bag. “Give the rainbow, taste the rainbow. All the lentils are white in celebration of Pride. Enjoy the mystery mix.”
As you can imagine, this prompted internet outrage, as many attacked the company on social media for choosing the hated white as the color for candy meant to praise equality. Read the following examples of lunacy, supplied helpfully byMilo.Yiannopoulos.net:
There's simply no pleasing the race-obsessed SJW crowd.