The two ‘racist’ words that got TV reporter Alison Parker killed

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With all due respect to Hillary Clinton, it takes a lunatic to hear the two everyday English words that Vester Lee Flanagan II heard and processed as “pure racism.” The two words, the New York Post reports, are swinging and field.

Alison Parker, the 24-year-old white reporter who Flanagan shot to death on live TV along with cameraman Adam Ward, used the “offensive” words during an internship at ­WDBJ TV in Roanoke in 2012. This according to an internal complaint filed by Flanagan, who was black.

“One was something about ‘swinging’ by some place; the other was out in the ‘field,’ ” said the Jan. 21 report by assistant news director Greg Baldwin, which refers to Parker as Alison Bailey (her middle name).

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