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zekeson Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Tue Oct-07-03 04:00 PM
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Protesters taking on game called Ghettopoly
Edited on Tue Oct-07-03 04:03 PM by zekeson
This is some pretty sick freeper crap...

Protesters taking on game called Ghettopoly

By Li Fellers
Tribune staff reporter

October 7, 2003

A new board game called Ghettopoly in which players try to amass stolen property and crack houses is selling briskly in Chicago despite criticism that it mocks poverty and misfortune in the African-American community.

In the game, the smartest "playa" buys the most stolen property and erects crack houses and housing projects. Players can choose as their game piece a rock of crack cocaine, a machine gun or a 40-oz. bottle of beer.

Along the way, bonus dollars are awarded to players who can get their entire neighborhood addicted to crack.
but you have to register.

Here is another link:

Saturday, October 4, 2003

NAACP official blasts board game
Protests are being planned against stores that sell Ghettopoly

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