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mojoebigdog
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Pistol Pete little know fact

Only white player ever invited to play with Harlem Globtrotters
This post was edited on 6/22 at 7:59 pm


PenguinPubes
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Is this really a fact or you just saying this


mojoebigdog
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It is true
This post was edited on 6/22 at 8:02 pm


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Tiger1988
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I posted this in another thread. Here is a really little known fact:
Pistol Pete was born in Aliquippa PA. His dad Press coached basketball at Aliquippa HS. One of his players was Mike Ditka… Lots of Eastern Europeans in that area. ...


mojoebigdog
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How about floppy socks he wore


Nutriaitch
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quote:

Only white player ever invited to play with Harlem Globtrotters


there is a white it currently ON the team.


mojoebigdog
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But he was the first offered


RightWingTiger
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quote:

there is a white it currently ON the team.

He wasn’t Invited though!


Tiger1988
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How about floppy socks he wore

Yep. If I remember right, he would wash them after every game. Never had them laundered with his uniform.


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Racist


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mojoebigdog
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I know his son and said his dad was invited to play


mojoebigdog
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There not even a statue of him on campus.


Tiger1988
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After reading your comments and threads I’ve come to 1 of 2 conclusions:
1. You’re a young kid or
2. Trying really hard to troll.

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mojoebigdog
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I appreciate your interest in my work


slowmoe
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why so negative?


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Tiger1988
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quote:

I appreciate your interest in my work
so feeling sorry for you is a good thing?

I mean I didn’t call you mentally challenged. So there’s that.


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Nutriaitch
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quote:

But he was the first offered



wrong again Tonto.

there was a white dude on the team their very first year in existence.
another one played during WWII (before Pete was even born).



Draino54
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Greatest player in SEC history.


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slutiger5
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How you stated that, bs. Was the first white guy invited? Or the only one as of 22, if so I bet the over.


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Herodijontiger
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Maybe the original Harlem Globetrotters. But I saw one in person in the early 2000 with my kids.


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