Archived material Access restricted Article
Rantburg

Today's Front Page   View All of Sat 05/18/2019 View Fri 05/17/2019 View Thu 05/16/2019 View Wed 05/15/2019 View Tue 05/14/2019 View Mon 05/13/2019 View Sun 05/12/2019
1
2019-05-18 Home Front: Culture Wars
Houston high school gets fierce backlash for hosting THUG DAY where white students wore basketball jerseys, chains, fake tattoos and cornrows
Archived material is restricted to Rantburg regulars and members. If you need access email fred.pruitt=at=gmail.com with your nick to be added to the members list. There is no charge to join Rantburg as a member.
Posted by Skidmark 2019-05-18 00:00|| E-Mail|| Front Page|| [342 views ]  Top

#1 I'm unclear: Is the racism here from dressing like a black person or dressing like a particular sort of black person? What if they dressed like Clarence Thomas who, I presume, wears a suit and tie to work instead of some Compton rapper?
Posted by SteveS 2019-05-18 08:42||   2019-05-18 08:42|| Front Page Top

#2 I'm sure it's OK as long as they don't appear in blackface. Maybe confer with the VA. gov. Northrup for proper attire.
Posted by Warthog 2019-05-18 09:09||   2019-05-18 09:09|| Front Page Top

#3 dressing like a particular sort of black person

Embrace theoretical rigor!
The Negro who passes as whigger,
Co-opting the clothes
Of the culture he loathes,
Slides his universe sideways. "Muh trigga!"

Pretty spooky there, Pic-a-Nic! Sweat a gawd, I didn't touch it.
Posted by Spising Black3776 2019-05-18 10:22||   2019-05-18 10:22|| Front Page Top

#4 So they are basically reaching that only black people, and all blacks, dress that way.

No racism there....
Posted by CrazyFool 2019-05-18 12:03||   2019-05-18 12:03|| Front Page Top

#5 What you see is what you get.
Posted by Skidmark 2019-05-18 14:40||   2019-05-18 14:40|| Front Page Top

#6 America, please, some compassion
For kids that your culture is trashin',
And bet your sweet bippy
That thug garb, like hippie,
Is simply a statement of fashion!
Posted by Unoluling Glomoter3923 2019-05-18 17:23||   2019-05-18 17:23|| Front Page Top

#7 Looks like they really don't like the cultural appropriation.
Posted by gorb 2019-05-18 19:01||   2019-05-18 19:01|| Front Page Top

22:49 KBK
21:37 SteveS
21:12 SteveS
21:08 SteveS
21:02 Besoeker
19:08 gorb
19:05 gorb
19:01 gorb
18:57 gorb
18:56 gorb
18:35 Skidmark
18:33 Skidmark
18:31 Skidmark
18:29 Skidmark
18:26 Skidmark
18:18 magpie
18:10 Sock Puppet of Doom
18:07 Sock Puppet of Doom
18:03 Sock Puppet of Doom
17:36 AlanC
17:30 AlanC
17:28 AlanC
17:23 Unoluling Glomoter3923
17:04 Thing From Snowy Mountain
Merry-Go-Blog










Paypal:
Google
Search WWW Search rantburg.com