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Unformatted text preview: S T ,sn -u w ro tt a5 o u t th e U n irern tr o f . sch o o l d o n o t in clu d e a sin g le d ark face - u n less, o f in v itin g b lack an d w h ite frien d s co b reak -d an ce in h is Perveryi.ania and campar Teem ma<t :n RS 666 coutse, a tasreiess skit is in progress. b e d ro o m w h ile h e D J 'd o n a b o o m b o x th a t h e 'd 7 0 - I t O L L [ N G S L O N E , M A R C H 2 4 . I y 9 4 whea he was 4. Everett, his mom and his older brother of us. "Cheek that out," Everett says, directing my lived in a ttailer courr until he was I0. His aackschol- attention to the guy's backside- "G uys even go to dass a rs h ip c o v e rs h is tu itio n a n d re n t o n a $ 2 4 0 -p e r- C LO N £S A N D D LIO U ES-A ^I^Y _ I DADDY IIIIAKES THIS MUCII W SO I CA N BE IN T1{IS Fi4A TER^IITY ,l" ^ http://legacy.library.ucsf.edu/tid/reb88a00/pdf f bought w ith his paperrroute m oney.In high sthool, he daced interraciall v. A nd having becom e an adm irer of black pop culture, he began studying black history. W h e n E v e re c t g o t to c o lle g e , h e c h e c k e d o u t th e w 'h ite fra ts, b u t th e y w e re a H ttle to o so d a l: 'I w a s n ev er m u ch o n p arty in g ," h e say s. H is frien d s o n th e crack team w ere S ig m as, b e D J'd fo r th e S ig m as. so w h e n it c a m e tim e to a tte n d a S ig m a s m o k e r in S ep cem b er 1 9 9 0 . H is p resen ce th at n ig h t stru ck h im an d h is frien d s as v ery n atu raL If th ere w ere p eo p le w h o co u id n 'c u n d erstan d it, h e fig u red h e d id n 't o w e th em aa ex p lan atio n . T o th em , h is resp an se w as an d is, 'M ak e y o u r o w n reaso n s w h y Ijo ln ed " O N SUNDAY NtGFrr at an apazmtent iice milei off tampus, eight Sigmas are eating pizza and wardi- ing the BengaLc give rhe 99er5 a bard time on TV. On the wafl above the TV is a tcipcyrh of Ivfalcnhn X, G E 9 it a m o m en t an d ask ed , "W h ar w o u ld y o u r fo u n d ers h a n d s h im a fe w e x tra C D s to p a ss o u t a t th e B o y s have sard?'- an d G irls C lu b acro ss th e riv er in N o ah p o rt, w h ere P at's th e d irecto r. T H E PO U N D ER S w ould be amazed. Phi Beca At S p.m., Pat kicks off his show with stuff from Sigma was scatred by A. Langsron Taylor, Bjbck, Heaven 17, LaTour and RuPauL Pat, who grew Charles L Brown and Leonard F. M orse at up in Chicago, mixes seamlessly, but it takes all his con- t H ow ard U niversity in 1914. L ike the other black tra- cenaation, listening an earphones co the next groove up, term ties an d so ro rities, w h ich aro se ab o u c th e sam e m atchirtg the beaa N o tim e for chitchat w ith E verett. n m c, P h i B era S ig m a w as fo u n d ed as a resp o n se to A fter an hour, Pat's ready to turn over The turnm bles_ e z c iu sio n a n d d isa ia iln a tio n . If T a y lo c , B ro w n a n d "It's tough to fill twro hours myself," he says. "Bspecially M o rse b ad k n o w n th at - in th e 1 9 9 0 s - u p to 1 5 p er- going 126 beats per tninute. T hat's about 40 records," cent of their brotlterhood w ould turn our to be non- , given roughly tw o and half nilnutes betw een fadex black m ea, they w ould no doubc have been astounded.black m ea, they w ould no doubc have been astounded....
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