Would You Hire A Girl Named Watermelondrea? Raven Symone Jokes About Discriminating Against People With Ghetto Names & Receives Backlash

What’s in a name? Apparently a lot….like your job options.

 During a segment on The View, host Raven Symone admits that she discriminates against ethnic-sounding names….setting viewers off!

The ladies were discussing how people with non-traditional names are judged. “I’m very discriminatory against words like that. I’m not about to hire you if your name is ‘Watermelondrea’.”- Raven told Whoopi Goldberg.

Do you blame the parents for naming their kids ‘ghetto” names? Right or wrong, do you think Raven is voicing what a lot of other people think but don’t say regarding discrimination against people for their names?

Check out the video below for the whole debate then weigh in.

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