School apologizes for 'racist' lunch

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  1. chapped

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    Administrators at a Northern California private school are facing tough questions and offering a big apology after a menu controversy.


    Students at Carondelet High School for Girls in Concord wanted to come up with ways to celebrate Black History Month in a lunchtime celebration. But when the Christian school announced a lunch of fried chicken, cornbread and watermelon, students and parents were outraged and offended.

    The principal and dean of the school refused to talk to NBC Bay Area on Wednesday, but school officials held an assembly on campus to discuss the issue and sent an apology letter to parents.


    "I'd like to apologize for the announcement and any hurt this caused students, parents or community members," Principal Nancy Libby said in the letter. "Please know that at no time at Carondelet do we wish to perpetrate racial stereotypes."




    http://www.nbcbayarea.com/news/national-international/Controversy-Surrounds-Lunch-Menu-at-Concord-High-School-243851091.html
     
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    damn funny, hope that storys real. it would be the first meal that didnt end up in the trash btw.
     
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    Why be outraged? Stereotypes exist for a reason. :coffee:
     
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    no purple drank? wtf?
     
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    i am now in the mood for some fried chicken
     
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    Fuzzy zoeller thinks the menu was appropriate....so I have no problem with it
     
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    I'm not sure who is coddled and lied to more... blacks or Howard Stern
     
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    That's a classic, although the school did leave out collard greens

    [video=youtube;9ufpU3X-t4w]http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=9ufpU3X-t4w[/video]
     
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    What's the hub-bub? That shits delicious :grad:

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    this
     
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    Lol
     
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    Tomorrow the class is going on a field trip to McDonalds for a MacFeish and Large Orange for lunch.
     
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    do mexicans get upset over tequila, tacos and beans at Sinco de Mayo?

    do the irish get angry over whisky on st patty's?

    do fat people get upset at an all you can eat buffet?

    i think not
     
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    Greatest bass player in your avatar too!
     
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    These are actually really, REALLY valid fucking points.
     
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    Your screen name is fookin good! :D :hat: made me chuckle. Maybe I go with "thanked seal" :bigthink:
     
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    yea man ... sucks for them to be upset over the food they like..

    fuck now i really want some tacos and a shot of jameson
     
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    This shit happens every fucking year.

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