A melancholy dolly with a Polly want-a syndrome
The archetypal parrot phrase is “Polly want a cracker”–“Cracker,” of course, also being mildly derogatory slang for a white person.
People believe that this girl is “trying to be white” because her actions don’t match up with what people expect from a teenage black girl; the term “Oreo” is sometimes applied to people for similar reasons.
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