Pardon Sought For First Black Boxing Champ

There are 2 comments on the Jun 26, 2010, WFMZ story titled Pardon Sought For First Black Boxing Champ. In it, WFMZ reports that:

RENO, Nev. -- A century ago, black heavyweight boxing champion Jack Johnson reached the pinnacle of his career when he defeated "Great White Hope" Jim Jeffries in Reno in what was billed as the "Fight of the Century." One hundred years later fans of the legendary fighter are still seeking a posthumous presidential pardon for Johnson, saying that ...

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sickuvit

Bath, PA

#1 Jun 26, 2010
Imagine that! All those white and white folks couldn't stand being beaten by a 'darkie'. To bad.
It's about time the MAN gets exonerated from being victimized by the use of useless laws employed for useless purposes. So they got him on a nothing charge....he still beat the white man!
I'll be glad when racism is finished in this nation.
I've seen racists of every strip and I hate it all.

I remain,

Sickuvit
Arizona

Reading, PA

#2 Jun 26, 2010
sickuvit wrote:
Imagine that! All those white and white folks couldn't stand being beaten by a 'darkie'. To bad.
It's about time the MAN gets exonerated from being victimized by the use of useless laws employed for useless purposes. So they got him on a nothing charge....he still beat the white man!
I'll be glad when racism is finished in this nation.
I've seen racists of every strip and I hate it all.
I remain,
Sickuvit
You remain,

A Douche Bag

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