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We're better than our graffiti

 Great Bend residents routinely call the police to report that their cars or garages have been splattered with eggs or paint balls, and usually they’re advised to wash everything off and call back if there was any actual damage. Sadly, vandals took it up a notch this week by writing racial slurs on the vehicles of a black family.
In a town where, according to the 2010 census, 84 percent of the population is white and only 1.7 percent is African American, some jerks apparently thought it would be funny to single out a black family. They scrawled ...


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