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Who’s on Your Blind Side?

In Uncategorized on November 23, 2009 at 6:00 am

What a weekend–Ku Klux Klan marched before the LSU game, an exciting University of Mississippi victory over the LSU Tigers, the debut of The Blind Side, a film of former University of Mississippi standout and current Baltimore Raven right tackle Michael Oher’s life.

Oher’s white adoptive parents, the Tuohy’s connection to the University of Mississippi runs deep, with Sean being a former basketball player and Leigh Anne a former cheerleader. There were and are many who question the wealthy southern family’s interest in the inner city African American youth, nonetheless, Michael’s journey off the streets of Memphis and out of foster homes is largely due to the Tuohy’s generosity. For this weekend, where Mississippi’s unsettling racial past unearthed again, at least Michael Oher remains a fixture, a fixture who continues to guard, protect, and promote a lasting positive image of the university.

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