Yes, dear reader, that probably means you. Especially if you have “reactionary” or “curmudgeon” in your username. Or if you’re Henry.
Today a new film called “Dear White People” opens. Set at an elite college campus, the film includes a prepped-out black protagonist and assorted other characters who look like this:
Here’s the trailer:
I read a review in The Village Voice. Apparently the movie’s not bad. It also posits that the minimum number of black friends a white person should have to prove they’re not racist has been upped from one to two.
I made friends at the golf range yesterday with a guy from Bhutan, but apparently other minorities don’t count. — CC