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Did Greenwich Yearbook Atrocity Authors Ever Change?

Did Greenwich Yearbook Atrocity Authors Ever Change?

I recently sent a letter to five students of the Greenwich High School class of 1995. I wanted to find out how they have lived their lives in the 20 years since they wrote three words in their yearbook that shocked their community, the state and nation: "Kill all niggers." The words weren't initially obvious. They were spread over several pages in alphabetical order by their last names, appearing beneath their senior portrait of them in suit and tie. Following salutations from the first came the word "Kill;" from the second came the word "all." From the subsequent students came the letters "ni," "gg" and "ers." It was...

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