LONDON (AP) — A British judge has jailed a woman whose racist tirade toward fellow subway riders went viral on YouTube.
Jacqueline Woodhouse, 42, boarded the subway drunk on the evening of Jan. 23 and began berating her fellow passengers with a profanity-filled, racist verbal assault.
A seven-minute video of it was uploaded to YouTube and viewed more than 200,000 times.
Judge Michael Snow sentenced Woodhouse to 21 weeks in jail on Tuesday in London, saying that anyone hearing her “grossly offensive” language would feel a “deep sense of shame.”
Woodhouse — who had turned herself in to police after the footage began to circulate — had pleaded guilty to one count of causing racially aggravated harassment, alarm or distress by using threatening, abusive or insulting words or behavior.
Zounds! I beg to differ!
That politically correct stick is jammed way up the Brit’s asses, isn’t it?
21 weeks in jail just for being drunk and talking crazy shit? That’s a normal day for a Kennedy.
Would they have preferred her to drive a car home and take out
some pedigreed, ‘pinkies up’ pedestrians instead?
If that were the law in this country, the subway system would be near empty right now.