Ruben Rivera

  • Blogs

    May 13, 2010

    Bethel president apologizes after Lil Wayne blackface uproar

    No imitations, please​Bethel University President Jay Barnes has issued a formal apology in the wake of outrage over a student's recent blackface-and-dreadlocks impersonation of Lil Wayne during a campus fundraising event. "The incident of racial insensitivity at the Mr. BU event violated Bet ... More >>

  • Blogs

    May 11, 2010

    Lil Wayne blackface skit roils Bethel University

    ​Here's a great bad idea for a campus AIDS program fundraiser: Have a student in blackface impersonate Lil Wayne, complete with dreadlocks, gold teeth and baggy pants. Seriously? Evidently that's what happened recently at Bethel University. The students in the skit have apologized, but their ... More >>

  • News

    March 27, 1996

    No Asterisks, Please

    Handicapping the races in baseball's first full season since 1993.