If you need proof that there is no fool like an old fool, particularly when it comes to race relations, look no further than Virginia House of Delegates Member from Hanover County, Frank D. Hargrove. Hargrove, who is 79 and a WWII veteran, managed to side-swipe both Blacks and Jews suggesting in an interview in the Charlottesville Daily Progress that rather than having Virginia officially apologize for slavery, Blacks should simply "get over" it. Going beyond what is a sort of retrograde mantra by Southern whites of a certain age, Hargrove's rationale for a general racial forgiveness in America was to ponder hypothetically, "Are we going to force the Jews to apologize for killing Christ?"
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