Why Rio Ferdinand Has Done Nothing Wrong in Twitter Storm

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Why Rio Ferdinand Has Done Nothing Wrong in Twitter Storm
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Manchester United defender Rio Ferdinand has been in the news recently after being charged by the English FA for a message he posted on social network Twitter.

The offending tweet stated Chelsea player Ashley Cole was a "choc ice"—a term which, according to the BBC

...relates to the black and white nature of the confectionery and can imply someone is being black on the outside and white on the inside.

Ferdinand was charged with improper conduct, but has he really done anything wrong? Here are four reasons why not.

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