Then, again, maybe not so much.
The photo depicted 29 members of the Phi Delta Theta fraternity – none of them African American – posing with what was described as a Beyoncé sex doll. According to the Daily Pennsylvanian, one of the members had received the as doll a gag gift during a Secret Santa event.
How could persons so stupid get into an Ivy League Scho–oh, never mind.
Open your eyes, see the racism. The distance between this frat’s antic and blackface minstrel shows is nil, and their apology is bunk.
They apologize because they got caught.
Frederick the Great:
My local rag points out that two remain afloat.
The idea was to build them faster than they could be sunk, though by the end of the war, only 229 of the 2,710 ships built had been lost, Porter said.
A little more than 441 feet long, about 57 feet wide, with a draft of roughly 28 feet, they could carry about 10,000 tons of cargo, enough to fill about 300 railroad cars.
Pictures at the link.