Connect with us

Black Listed

Racism and Domestic Violence Jokes Unite for Ray Rice Halloween Costumes

Ray Rice Halloween Costumes Combine Blackface, Domestic Violence Jokes

As Deadspin explained earlier this week, dressing up as NFL wife-puncher Ray Rice for Halloween is a bad idea. Worse idea? Dressing up as Ray Rice in Blackface. Worst idea? Dressing up as Ray Rice in Blackface and proudly posting it on the Internet.

Yet, a quick search of the Instagram hashtag #rayrice turns up examples of people doing this, proving the Ray Rice wife-beating costume isn't just racist and misogynistic, but also painfully unoriginal.

Click to comment

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *


[Hungry for History] Chick-Fil-A Didn’t Create the Fried Chicken Sandwich


Blair Underwood & Joshua Jackson Talk Race Relations & ‘When They See Us’


Buffalo Wild Wings Accused of Allowing Staff to Refuse Black Customers


Jury Awards Black Strippers $3.3 Million in Workplace Racial Discrimination Suit