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rag·head

 (răg′hĕd′)
n. Offensive Slang
Used as a disparaging term for an Arab or other person from a culture in which cloth headdresses such as keffiyehs or turbans are worn.

raghead

(ˈræɡˌhɛd)
n
esp US an offensive term for a person who wears a turban, keffiyeh, etc
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We might not have the courage to take on thebamonthebus–althoughtheGovernment campaign launched today is absolutely right to insist we should report them every time – but we can, politely, make the point when we hear people talking about pakis, chinks and darkies, fenians, huns and ragheads.
Whether it's a Marine reflecting on the systematic means in which he was taught to dehumanize Arabs, or a Soldier recounting how he was trained from his first day in the military to think of all Iraqis as Hajis, Ragheads or Sand Niggers, these young warrior writers' ability to examine the truth deserves both attention and admiration.
To give the public a seeming interest in the whole wretched racket and thus to dull their awareness of being victimized, the contractors also spend substantial amounts of money cultivating the public's yearning to have the military dish out death and destruction to designated human quarry around the world--commies, gooks, ragheads, Islamo-fascists, narcoterrorists, and so forth--who are said to threaten the precious American way of life.
If we were closer to the border, and if combat were closer to mind, I'd think he'd been captured, and I'd order my team into search-and-rescue mode, and using our highly efficient tracking skills we'd find him and the dirty ragheads who'd abducted him, and we'd lay down hellfire, killing every last one of them and taking our man home like a Best Butter trophy from the North Dakota State Fair.
If the ragheads hadn't shot our buffalo, we could have swapped them for their camels and then we wouldn't have needed the coal mines to begin with and your father would have worked in an auto factory and he'd still be alive today.
Cook is further alleged to have bragged to fellow staff that he "used ragheads as bullet practice" in the Army.
In a free and democratic country like the UK, the painful images of mutilated and disfigured bodies of children, men and women are not being shown on TV and the daily destruction of Gaza does not occupy any space among the real news as it is not as important as the closure of Woolworth or the ignorant and racist remarks by Prince Harry describing people as Paki or ragheads and then offering an apology.
The sex took just 15 minutes and when it was over the sheik, who apparently was pretty decent as far as ragheads go, told my friend she could have the suite for the rest of the night.
But imagine if he were, and he delivered the following gag: "The Ragheads may be blowing Our Boys' limbs off, but don't worry 'cos in 2012 Britannia will rule by having the best Paralympic team in the *** world.
I was on air on Talksport just as the story broke that the third in line to the British throne is prepared on camera to describe his own colleagues as P***s and ragheads.
I am aware that my own regard for books is overly worshipful--one part Hegel, two parts Tinkerbell, with garnishes of Sacred Text, Pure Thought and Counter-Geography--at a time when most of the dead trees in the chain stores have titles like How I Lost Weight, Found God, Smart-Bombed Ragheads, and Changed My Sexual Preference in the Bermuda Triangle.