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The Roof Is On Fire

Throwback to the tension of being a dutiful son

I was browsing YouTube looking for…something related to my recent experience with my fraternity’s Founders Day. I stumbled across a clip from a Gary Owen comedy show as I searched. For those unfamiliar with Owen, he is one of the few Caucasian comedians who can enthrall a predominantly Black audience. He can leave them in stitches!



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Joel A. Johnson

Family man, & creative who enjoys karaoke, poetry, & balance sports (skating & skiing). I focus on social justice. Writes for The Lark, AfroSapiophile, WEOC