Sports commentator Bomani Jones stepped in to co-host ESPN”s Mike & Mike yestreday, and what would have been an ordinary show turned into something much bigger when viewers noticed what Bomani was wearing.
The Right Time host wore a shirt with the word “Caucasians” emblazoned across the chest and a parody of the Cleveland Indians’ Chief Wahoo. The shirt, created by Shelf Life Clothing, is meant to point out how problematic Chief Wahoo is, but it seems many fans completely missed the point.
but wait, I thought @bomani_jones didn’t make everything about race?— Rob Burrel (@RobertBurrel) April 7, 2016
Still, most of Twitter understood the message and got the point of Bomani’s shirt, some even had jokes for those who were offended.
And, if you’re worried about how Bomani Jones is handling all this drama, don’t be. He’s doing just fine.
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