'Columbusing': When White People Think They Discovered Something They Didn't

“Columbusing” — When White People “Invent” Something That Already Exists

The Huffington Post reports on the new video from CollegeHumor, which depicts what happened with twerking, rock & roll and...America

by Huffington Post, June 25, 2014

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'Columbusing': When White People Think They Discovered Something They Didn't

'Columbusing': When White People Think They Discovered Something They Didn't

New CollegeHumor video depicts "Columbusing" — what happens when Whites "discover" something that already exists. 

You know that moment when White people think they've "discovered" something, but in fact, it existed LONG before they deemed it a thing? For example, rock & roll, twerking, or how about America.

Thanks to this hilarious sketch from CollegeHumor, we now have a word for it: Columbusing.

 
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