Romans liked to see people get eaten by lions. Didn't the Aztecs sacrifice people to their gods? "I own 50 niggers. Lazy, always trying to run away." "Yeah I have the same problems with mine." Not much sensitivity in that conversation.
"L'actualité régionale: c'est vous qui la vivez, c'est nous qui en vivons" In English: "Local news: you live it, we live off it" - Jules-Edouard Moustic, 20H20
"There's no blood in my body/It's liquid soul in my veins" - Roots Manuva (check the fantastic album "Brand New Second Hand")