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33144, a question
Posted by Mau777, Sun May-29-05 11:45 PM

>I've learned that every trait, characteristic, feeling,
>emotion, sentiment, and thought we use to define ourselves as
>living, breathing humans was taught to us, through direct
>receptive learning, or through other, more heartless methods
>like the infliction of pain or fear or doubt.

What about that White girl in African dance class who is so good, she got everyone saying, "she got some Black in her somewhere"? When she leaves that class she goes straight back to the hills, around nothing but White folks, where she has always grown up.