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What's the Real Race Issue Here?

Context Wrote: Oct 08, 2012 7:26 AM
Good points...but someone should tell the minority mothers who brand their kids with a name that gives away the game without the need for a picture: LaTrell, RoMarcus, Shanika.
Roy323 Wrote: Oct 08, 2012 2:32 PM
Context-Question from my Wife, who is NOT Caucasian, When/Why this selection of outlandish (and sometimes seemingly SENSELESS) names came to be in American society? I spent a good portion of the 60s/70s abroad and I truly do NOT know! ANYONE?

Twice Scott Brown and Elizabeth Warren have faced off in televised debates, and twice the Massachusetts Senate candidates traded blows over Warren's claim to American Indian ancestry within seconds of the opening bell. The Republican incumbent and his Democratic challenger have launched dueling campaign ads calling even more attention to the issue, and there has even been a mini-kerfuffle over the low-rent antics of a few Brown staff members, who were filmed war-whooping and tomahawk-chopping at a campaign event in Dorchester.

Plainly the question of Warren's Cherokee heritage isn't going away any time soon. I'll be surprised if...