You may be able to hide behind a mask this Halloween, but what if that mask is an offensive representation of someone else’s culture?
When the military code-named the bin Laden mission ‘Geronimo,’ Native American groups were less than pleased. But it’s just one of many tiffs over co-opting Native American names.
In the situation room Sunday, President Obama waited to hear if Geronimo was dead. Then word came. “We’ve IDed Geronimo,” said a voice.
January 19 is National Popcorn Day — not be confused with National Popcorn Month which is October or Caramel Popcorn Day which is April 7.