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How a Black Texan Watched His State Show Its White Ass

Nothing owns the libs like cleaning ourselves with baby wipes and boiling cooking water!

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Like millions of others in the state of Texas after a winter storm decimated our electrical grid, I spent much of last week shivering in the cold darkness. And just around the time I was beginning to lose the feeling in my…

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Michael Arceneaux

Michael Arceneaux

New York Times bestselling author of “I Can’t Date Jesus” and “I Don’t Want To Die Poor.” Houstonian.

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