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The Black Panther Costume Is Not Blackface

Political correctness has gotten out of hand in America. That is the opinion of journalist Megyn Kelly who, earlier today, discussed with her Today Show panel about Halloween costumes. Kelly has now come under fire from the radical Left for one particular comment she made during the discussion.

"You do get in trouble if you're a white person who puts on blackface on Halloween or a black person who puts on whiteface on Halloween--back when I was a kid that was okay as long as you were dressing up as a character."

Megyn Kelly is right about this, but it is important to know why. Many older white folks in America are genuinely embarrassed by behaviors that were seen as completely normal when they were kids. They know that times have changed, and they genuinely want to be more sensitive to the feelings of others. I, for one, remember singing the song "Jesus loves the little children," and getting to run around like a Cowboy or an Indian as the line "red and yellow, black and