History Speaking of Race Politics…
posted by October 19 at 16:22 PMon
People were a lot more enlightened in the 1970s … or at least less uptight.
Remember the whole big deal about the first black coach to win a super bowl thing earlier this year— which I bitched about at the time.
Well, this little history lesson from the 1970s puts all the self-congratulatory, self-conscious (and doth protest too much) Super Bowl ‘41 hype in perspective. Once upon a time, people didn’t feel compelled to posture about this stuff.
Dig me some 1975:
Courtesy, Bullets Forever.