Banana Nutrament

9/01/2005
Racism in the Media


I found this on Metafilter. Shots of people in New Orleans braving the aftermath of that hurricane. Hmm, how could the press find a way to differentiate the two pictures below from each other? Let me think..

Click on the hyperlinks to find out:


Black Guy with Food and Supplies
Banana Nutrament
original link (probably down by now)




White People with Food and Supplies
original link (probably down by now)



I'm sure there's a million and one explanations for this, but I still have to say damn. I think my man Schooly said it best:

Schoolly D - Am I Black Enough For You