Tired of being called racist? So is the high school football team in Lunenburg, MA

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Fellowship of the Minds

Remember the false charges of racism against the Duke LaCrosse team? A similar story is catching fire in Lunenburg, MA. It seems that a mother spray painted her own house with racist graffiti, presumably to create sympathy for her dark skinned son. The result was a knee-jerk reaction in the town, to make the (mostly white) high school football team forfeit the rest of their season.  ~ TD

bostonherald.com

Lunenburg cops: Mom misled investigators in racial slur probe

By: John Zaremba

The mother of a former Lunenburg High football player who quit the team after a racial slur was spray-painted on the foundation of the family’s home lied to investigators and stopped cooperating with the probe when asked to make a formal written statement, police said in court papers unsealed today.

The papers, written in support of yesterday’s search warrant at the home of 13-year-old Isaac Phillips and his family, said cops…

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