Elite French Soccer player, Antoine Griezmann, thought he had hit on a clever costume idea by darkening his skin, donning the colors of the Harlem Globetrotters and an afro wig . His mistake was posting a picture of his getup to Twitter, where outrage quickly built until the professional athlete pulled the post and issued an apology.
Let’s be clear, what Griezmann did here is not traditional minstrel black face.
This, on the other hand, is: Watch
The Barcelona football club apparently knows the difference and is expected to pony upwards of $120 million very soon to acquire Griezmann for their team. Here
Please rate your level of outrage at the picture posted from 1 (WTF?) to 10 (Blinded by RAGE!!!!)