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Deep Subject, OMG! 2 A "Black History Minute"

I figure what the hell, I'll make this a series.


Anyway, you know what I noticed? Its February. And February is apparently supposed to be Black History Month. The month where older black people remind older white people what douchebags their parents/grandparents/ancestors were, where younger black people bitch and moan about having to learn history, and where younger white people....bitch and moan about having to learn history. A fun time is had by all.

I almost let this slip by without making any sort of comment, but I'm coming to realize that a lot of the rants that I let the walls hear (because I usually feel I can't tell them to anyone else) actually make pretty decent columns here at JiH. This one in particular I find myself reciting over and over whenever I see something stupid that's race-related on the internet/news.

Let's cut right to the chase. Which is simply this: I don't care about race.* I evolved beyond caring when I turned 9. I'm in…