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    Re: In Memoriam

    May he rest in peace

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    Tom Brokaw just quoted this routine from the late Dick Gregory:

    Last time I was down South I walked into this restaurant, and this white waitress came up to me and said, “We don't serve colored people here.” I said, “That's all right. I don't eat colored people. Bring me a whole fried chicken.” Then these three white boys came up to me and said, “Boy, we're givin' you fair warnin'. Anything you do to that chicken, we're gonna do to you.” So I put down my knife and fork, I picked up that chicken and I kissed it. Then I said, “Line up, Boys!”
    "For the person that we know in the daytime, we don't need to light a lamp to see his face at night." Ghanaian Proverb


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    Quote Originally Posted by ponchi101 View Post
    A good, decent man. Never liked his humor but no discussion about his work for MD.
    RIP
    He raised a lot of money for MD, but he was far from a good, decent man. His homophobia, misogyny, and racism kind of balanced it out.
    Last edited by JTContinental; 08-20-2017 at 03:19 PM.
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    Quote Originally Posted by JTContinental View Post
    He raised a lot of money for MD, but he was far from a good, decent man. His homophobia, misogyny, and racism kind of balanced it out.
    I was not aware. Thanks for the correction.
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