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The Root’s Clapback Mailbag: A Kinder, Gentler Mailbag

Something weird happened. This weekend, the boys of Covington Catholic High School’s Junior Klansmen of America took a field trip to Washington, D.C., and…well… You’ve probably heard what happened. Apparently, everyone in America initially thought the Kentucky state racism champions were out of line. Then, after a well-organized public relations campaign, white America changed its […]

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The Root’s Clapback Mailbag: Birds, Boxes and Other Bullshit No One Believes

Image: Oscar Bustamante (The Root/FMG) So, ummm… about this Birdbox thing. Wait. We’ll get to that. But before that, y’all know what this is. Our clapback congregation meets weekly to discuss these matters. Each Friday, we faithfully go through the emails, comments, tweets and messages to explain, apologize or elaborate on the things that caused […]

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