New York lawmaker in hot water for blackface costume

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CRASSUS

Green Bay, WI

#1 Feb 26, 2013
I think we can all agree there is nothing funnier than showing up in black face.
http://www.museumoffamilyhistory.com/ajolson-...
You're all invited to my black face party.
CRASSUS

Green Bay, WI

#2 Feb 26, 2013
A state assemblyman from Brooklyn, N.Y., wore blackface paint and an Afro wig to a costume party over the weekend, and says he "can't imagine anyone getting offended."
http://usnews.nbcnews.com/_news/2013/02/25/17...
The party was for the Jewish holiday Purim, a festive celebration often commemorated by dressing up.

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