The Trayvon Martin Case, Update 36.5: Knowledge and Heritage

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In yet another sign of the rapidly approaching apocalyptic destruction of western civilization, we discover that the Smithsonian Institution lusts for Trayvon Martin’s hoodie.  Fox News notes: 

A director at the Smithsonian Institution has expressed interest in acquiring the hooded sweatshirt worn by Travyon Martin on the night he was fatally shot by neighborhood watch volunteer George Zimmerman.

Lonnie Bunch, director of the Smithsonian’s National Museum of African American History and Culture told The Washington Post Martin’s hoodie represents an opportunity to further the discussion about race in America.

‘It became the symbolic way to talk the Trayvon Martin case. It’s rare that you get one artifact that really becomes the symbol,’ Bunch told the newspaper. ‘Because it’s such a symbol, it would allow you to talk about race in the age of Obama.’

Bunch, who has acquired a guard tower from Louisiana’s Angola State Penitentiary and the handcuffs…

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