Gent: I'd love to come. Although, I do have an issue on the slavery exhibition.
Lady: Really? How so?
Gent: Whenever the topic of slavery comes up, no one ever mentions all the British people that suffered. More crew members died on those ships than slaves.
Lady: Yes, we do mention that in our exhibition, actually...
(me and lady exchange glances... I mutter something about having a choice to go to sea...)
blah blah blah... Something about Whitehaven
Lady: Well yes, most of the transported slaves did end up working as domestics and servants here, unlike in the US where they worked on plantations.
Gent (smiling): Exactly. You could say they were brought here to be free. (goes back to seat)
Lady: Yes, you could say that AND THEN YOU'D HAVE TO LEAVE THIS PLANET F
Ah, fun times.
ETA: ah, I forgot the kicker. The radio station the old dude works for is called Diversity FM.