2013: It Was Hard Out Here for a Racist 

This year, life was extra-difficult for the bigots and bad-joke-makers among us. If it gets even harder in 2014, cheers to that.

By: Jenée Desmond-Harris
Posted: Jan. 1 2014 11:30 AM
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