ethnic joke

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Noun1.ethnic joke - a joke at the expense of some ethnic group
gag, jape, jest, joke, laugh - a humorous anecdote or remark intended to provoke laughter; "he told a very funny joke"; "he knows a million gags"; "thanks for the laugh"; "he laughed unpleasantly at his own jest"; "even a schoolboy's jape is supposed to have some ascertainable point"
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For every belly laugh - a wicked send-up of po-faced "grime" MCs - there was a surfeit of race-based jokes that felt as though we'd heard them a million times before.
For every belly laugh - a wicked send up of po-faced 'grime' MCs - there was a surfeit of race-based jokes that felt as though we'd heard them a million times before.
The interaction among opposites inspires an abundance of predictable race-based jokes, many of which have the saving grace of actually being funny.