did you know there was a black version of the comic book 'richie rich' planned?

Discussion in 'The Bar' started by Harry Gibbs, Nov 30, 2014.

  1. Harry Gibbs

    Harry Gibbs the boss of all men

    Reputations:
    89,412
    Joined:
    Dec 13, 2011
    Messages:
    31,755
    Likes Received:
    5,861
    it was going to be called 'reggie rich.'

    true story.
     
  2. Phil McKrakin

    Phil McKrakin AKA Howie POTY The Bar VIP

    Reputations:
    316,777
    Joined:
    Jan 15, 2012
    Messages:
    83,171
    Likes Received:
    29,615
    Rizzy Rizzle
     
    Harry Gibbs likes this.
  3. Bye You!

    Bye You! The n word guy Gold

    Reputations:
    340,177
    Joined:
    Sep 3, 2010
    Messages:
    79,569
    Likes Received:
    41,543
    That might be the funniest thing I have ever heard.
     
    Harry Gibbs likes this.
  4. HelloCleveland!

    HelloCleveland! Well-Known Member

    Reputations:
    30,880
    Joined:
    Jan 5, 2012
    Messages:
    5,426
    Likes Received:
    5,522
    There's now a black Annie. Anything is possible.
     
    Harry Gibbs likes this.
  5. Dick Fitzwell

    Dick Fitzwell Opinions are like assholes ... and so am I

    Reputations:
    109,217
    Joined:
    Dec 13, 2011
    Messages:
    6,292
    Likes Received:
    14,120
    I thought it would be called "Poory Poor" :scratch:
     
  6. artiesoffspring

    artiesoffspring Hugs and kisses

    Reputations:
    184,920
    Joined:
    Feb 8, 2013
    Messages:
    56,560
    Likes Received:
    13,589
    C'mon, Dinkus.
     
  7. Harry Gibbs

    Harry Gibbs the boss of all men

    Reputations:
    89,412
    Joined:
    Dec 13, 2011
    Messages:
    31,755
    Likes Received:
    5,861
    i think the concept of a daddy warbucks is offensive in a black storyline, given the historical influences of pimps and white devil slave masters and whatnot.
     
  8. Harry Gibbs

    Harry Gibbs the boss of all men

    Reputations:
    89,412
    Joined:
    Dec 13, 2011
    Messages:
    31,755
    Likes Received:
    5,861
    no man, reggie rich.
     
  9. Harry Gibbs

    Harry Gibbs the boss of all men

    Reputations:
    89,412
    Joined:
    Dec 13, 2011
    Messages:
    31,755
    Likes Received:
    5,861
    they scrapped it because they already introduced a character named reggie to the regular richie rich comic books (reggie van dough), so they didn't want redundancies in characters.
     
  10. Lou Loomis

    Lou Loomis Feel the Gern

    Reputations:
    56,402
    Joined:
    Aug 7, 2012
    Messages:
    17,244
    Likes Received:
    9,716

    Black Annie looks pretty good


    :chair:
     
    Harry Gibbs likes this.
  11. DogStar69

    DogStar69 Well-Known Member

    Reputations:
    -140,050
    Joined:
    Sep 22, 2010
    Messages:
    29,748
    Likes Received:
    16,914
    Poory Poor

    Brokey Broke

    Food Stamps Robney

    Reggie Rich Tyrone.
     
  12. Swedish John

    Swedish John I'm your huckleberry

    Reputations:
    188,436
    Joined:
    Sep 20, 2010
    Messages:
    30,075
    Likes Received:
    18,101
    :nojj:
     
  13. Harry Gibbs

    Harry Gibbs the boss of all men

    Reputations:
    89,412
    Joined:
    Dec 13, 2011
    Messages:
    31,755
    Likes Received:
    5,861
    i don't appreciate the racist turn this thread has taken. :mad:
     
  14. zhukov

    zhukov Time traveler VIP

    Reputations:
    95,503
    Joined:
    Feb 6, 2011
    Messages:
    30,851
    Likes Received:
    10,715
    you've come back to earth, hard.
     
    Harry Gibbs likes this.
  15. Dick Fitzwell

    Dick Fitzwell Opinions are like assholes ... and so am I

    Reputations:
    109,217
    Joined:
    Dec 13, 2011
    Messages:
    6,292
    Likes Received:
    14,120
  16. Dick Fitzwell

    Dick Fitzwell Opinions are like assholes ... and so am I

    Reputations:
    109,217
    Joined:
    Dec 13, 2011
    Messages:
    6,292
    Likes Received:
    14,120
    [​IMG]
     
    Harry Gibbs likes this.
  17. Phil McKrakin

    Phil McKrakin AKA Howie POTY The Bar VIP

    Reputations:
    316,777
    Joined:
    Jan 15, 2012
    Messages:
    83,171
    Likes Received:
    29,615
    He needs a grill.

    [​IMG]
     
  18. ilovebacon

    ilovebacon Well-Known Member VIP

    Reputations:
    134,009
    Joined:
    Jan 15, 2012
    Messages:
    10,953
    Likes Received:
    16,427
  19. Hugh Blowmont

    Hugh Blowmont Just be funny

    Reputations:
    75,106
    Joined:
    Nov 30, 2012
    Messages:
    5,451
    Likes Received:
    14,820
    And rims...
     
  20. Phil McKrakin

    Phil McKrakin AKA Howie POTY The Bar VIP

    Reputations:
    316,777
    Joined:
    Jan 15, 2012
    Messages:
    83,171
    Likes Received:
    29,615