*How is it that Rodney King has a holiday commemorating his ass whoopin’? That doesn’t make sense for so many reasons. It wasn’t necessary for TMZ to report him being pulled over again the day before the “20 year anniversary of his infamous beating.”
It’s a day that will go down in infamy that later sparked a riot and open season on black men. Racial profiling had already been an issue … to us, but now it was on the map in a way that set the country’s civil rights back by 50 years.
As Cedric said in Barbershop, “Rodney King shoulda got his ass beat for driving drunk and being grown in a Hyundai!” And here we are (more…)