Bronx Borough President Adolfo Carrion, Jr. wants Germany to apologize for an army instructor telling a trainee, "You're in the Bronx, a black van pulls up in front of you and three African-Americans get out and start really insulting your mother… act!" Carrion calls the video "inaccurate and bigoted," and says, "The Bronx and the African-American community are owed an apology."

Since the video of the incident has made it to the Internet recently, the German army says they're investigating the matter. However, New York magazine wonders if Carrion's priorities are in order: It's ugly stuff, sure. But, really, Mr. Borough President, is German racism your top concern? Is it even within your jurisdiction? An interesting point, so, we want to know from you:

And we do not believe Carrion has commented on Saturday Night Live's recent depiction of Bronx women: