Things That Make You Go 'Hmmm...'

By Ta-Nehisi Coates

The best thing about Asamoah Gyan's winning goal was the dance afterward. My people are always my people. I could just feel that diaspora spirit.


Of course throughout the match I was struck by something much deeper--Dude, if I root for Ghana does that make me racist? 

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