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

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  1. Harry Gibbs

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    it was going to be called 'reggie rich.'

    true story.
     
  2. Phil McKrakin

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    Rizzy Rizzle
     
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  3. Bye You!

    Bye You! The n word guy Gold

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    That might be the funniest thing I have ever heard.
     
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    There's now a black Annie. Anything is possible.
     
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  5. Dick Fitzwell

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    I thought it would be called "Poory Poor" :scratch:
     
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    artiesoffspring Hugs and kisses

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    C'mon, Dinkus.
     
  7. Harry Gibbs

    Harry Gibbs the boss of all men

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    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

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    no man, reggie rich.
     
  9. Harry Gibbs

    Harry Gibbs the boss of all men

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    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

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    Black Annie looks pretty good


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    Poory Poor

    Brokey Broke

    Food Stamps Robney

    Reggie Rich Tyrone.
     
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    Swedish John I'm your huckleberry

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    i don't appreciate the racist turn this thread has taken. :mad:
     
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    you've come back to earth, hard.
     
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  17. Phil McKrakin

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    He needs a grill.

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    Hugh Blowmont Just be funny

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    And rims...
     
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