The Daily Mail.
We used far worse words against each other, when I was a kid. The "n-word" was still in-use, but being actively stamped out. (Although music by gangsta rappers is liberally laced with "the n-word"). Being of Polish descent, though, I heard a lot of Polock jokes. Calling someone a fag or retard was common.
Comrade Karla made this sweeping observation:
Alas, this is the face of the "new Britain." This crap has been going on for a decade or more.
While another friend made this excellent point in getting around Her Majesty's Thought Police:
That's okay, I imagine if somebody wants to hurl and insult and get away with he could just call someone a filthy Jew or something like that and then claim that he didn't really mean it, he's just so frustrated over how the poor Palestinians are getting treated.