Adventures in Casual Racism: “Asian Man Killed!!”

Twin Peaks has certainly had a few brushes with early ’90s racism, but nothing will ever be as awkwardly embarrassing as the news headline “Asian Man Killed!!” Even in a show where one major character spent days disguised as a fu-manchu-mustachioed Japanese businessman, this unfortunate news story easily walks away with the “Twin Peaks Casual Racism” grand prize.

If you want to hear what Matt and I thought, here’s a quick snippet of this week’s episode of Fish in the Percolator: