Originally Posted by conan the librarian
After all, if others are identifying themselves as African americans, why not do as they do?
Of course, we could be pedantic and point out that our species, Homo sapiens, originated in Africa, and then extended its range to Europe, thus making all of us African Americans. Putting a finer point on it, that means African Americans can pay reparations to themselves.
I think you need a hobby. On the other hand maybe this is your hobby.