TIL that when Richard Pryor served in the United States Army in West Germany, he and a group of black soldiers beat and stabbed (not fatally) a white soldier who was overly amused at racially charged scenes from the movie “Imitation of Life” by whatilearned August 17, 2021, 10:20 pm Read more: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Richard_Pryor#Early_life What do you think? 12 Points Upvote Downvote amusedArmybeatBlackchargedfatallyGermanyGroupimitationLifemovieOverlyPryorRaciallyRichardscenesservedsoldiersoldiersstabbedstatesTILToday I learnedunitedWestwhite See more Previous article The Gayness Spectrum Theory Next article Tattoo Artists of Reddit, who was your worst “tattoo virgin”? 3 Comments Leave a Reply Imagine a group of white soldiers beating and stabbing a black soldier who offended them by laughing at a movie. Yeah, doesn’t seem to work out as well. Log in to Reply Tried to kill a guy for laughing at something they found offensive They sure showed him Log in to Reply Imitation of Life left my entire family sobbing (and bursting into fresh tears for weeks afterwards whenever we remembered it). One of the saddest, most moving films ever. Anyone who was ‘amused’ at it was probably an insult to the uniform. Log in to Reply Leave a Reply Cancel replyYou must be logged in to post a comment.