Ole Miss Newspaper Cartoon = Fail?

Today there has been a lot of uproar over the following picture:

in the Daily Mississippian. Because of the history of the University of Mississippi, there have been so many mixed reviews to this that it is insane.

“the dm was wrong for what they allow in their publication. it really shows the progress of ole miss…”

“This is a not a reminder of why we are no longer racist, this is a reminder that Matthew King is a moron and should be removed from our university.”

“If people would stop trying to be politically correct about every tough issue and actually step back and think about it intellectually, they wouldn’t find this cartoon racist either. Unfortunately, unfounded outrage is easier for some people.”

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