Swim club faces probe

There are 6 comments on the Chicago Tribune story from Jul 9, 2009, titled Swim club faces probe. In it, Chicago Tribune reports that:

Members and officials of a private swimming pool in a predominantly white Philadelphia suburb reacted to a visiting group of minority children by asking them not to return and pulling other kids out of the water, a day camp director said, and the state is investigating.

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sankar

Palatine, IL

#1 Jul 10, 2009
Way to go creeps
Vince

Andover, NJ

#2 Jul 10, 2009
The surest way to ruin a pleasant pool experience is to introduce 15 or so blacks. My experience is that they are rude, noisy, and uncouth.
sankar

Palatine, IL

#3 Jul 10, 2009
Vince wrote:
The surest way to ruin a pleasant pool experience is to introduce 15 or so blacks. My experience is that they are rude, noisy, and uncouth.
Thus spoke the old man
Lady

Chillicothe, OH

#4 Jul 10, 2009
May God richly bless each and every one of those children who were turned away from that pool. I hope they are so successful in life, they can laugh in the faces of those people who mistreated them. The little boy, whose last name was Allen, just broke my heart.
Duh Vinci

Las Vegas, NV

#5 Jul 11, 2009
Must have been the black water pool...
Paul

Chicago, IL

#6 Jul 11, 2009
If this was a Private Club they can do whatever they want.

If I wanted to go to Evergreen Park and swim at Aqua (Private Club), I would be truned away because I'm not a member.

What would have happened if one of those kids drowned? Humm we can say lawsuit.

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