Editor says, what if African-Americans really had something to sing about at Superbowl 25?
Editor says, 1) true even though the New York Giants play in East Rutherford, New Jersey.
2) In 1872, Douglass became the first African American nominated as a Vice Presidential candidate in the U.S., running on the Equal Rights Party ticket with Victoria Woodhull, the first woman to run for President of the United States. In this post we dont explain how he won, and have no plans to do so.
Not for the first time, we have repurposed serious amounts of content from Wikipedia to prepare this post. Editorial comments are entered in [light green] typeface.