Dallas Cowboys

Blackface vs. Whiteface: Dallas' Double-Standard?

We're all supposed to be offended by a Dallas Cowboys' cheerleader with black paint on her white face at Halloween.

But what about ...

An NBA player (from The Colony, no  less) with white paint on his black face?

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