Slave ships were large cargo ships specially converted for the purpose of
transporting slaves, ... Often the ships, also known as Guineamen, transported
hundreds of slaves, who were chained tightly ...
Jul 8, 2011 ... This post has been updated with quotes from Sam Weckert. “Is planking racist?”
This is the question poised about the popular fad after rapper ...
Jul 8, 2011 ... Bloggers and Twitter users are in uproar over what they claim is the craze's
origins in the slave trade. Celebrities like TV chef Gordon Ramsay ...
Jul 6, 2011 ... Although it's tough to find a direct connection between planking and the slave
trade, I personally feel that the visual proximity to one of the most ...
www.ask.com/youtube?q=Planking and Slavery&v=RN55Ha6C0x8
Jul 5, 2011 ... The silly game of Planking DID NOT start as a way to make fun of slaves! It
started in Australia called "The Lying Down Game". Take a funny pic ...
Jun 29, 2011 ... There were multitudes of mentions and even people who said the word “planking
” was derived from a slavery era term. It allegedly described ...
Jun 29, 2011 ... Many on twitter have said that the term “Planking” or “Plankin” derives from
slavery, where slaves were transported on wooden planks while ...
Jul 8, 2011 ... Xzibit took to his Twitter recently, claiming, "Planking is THE dumbest sh*t ever.
Planking was a way to transport slaves on ships during the ...
Jul 9, 2011 ... RAPPER XZIBIT has blasted celebrities who have joined the bizarre new craze of
'planking' arguing that its roots can be traced back to slavery.
Jul 8, 2011 ... Face down, butt up. That's the way we like to... plank? Yeah, plank. In case you
live IRL (in real life, as opposed to online), planking is a recent...