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  •  I lived in Chapel Hill, NC when Michael Jordan was (3+ / 0-)
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    playing at UNC.  I was from the Midwest, which was by no means perfect in this regard, but I was shocked by the ease with which UNC basketball fans cheered one second, and vilified Jordan the n**** with almost the same breath.  That's how deep it is (not was), and we shouldn't play that it is otherwise.  Yeah, Obama graduated from Harvard Law, while most of the rest of us did not, for some very perceptible, reality-based reasons.    

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