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Taiwan Night Club Stops Viral ‘Coffin Dance’ After Dancers Add Blackface, ‘Unaware’ It is Racist

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A Taipei nightclub that went viral for imitating a Ghanaian pallbearers meme took down all videos and pictures of its dance troupe, Luxy Boyz, and discontinued performances after being accused of using blackface.

In a statement to Taiwan News on May 4, OMNI Nightclub, located on Zhongxiao East Road, Section 4 in Da’an District, said they were not aware that “blackface” was a form of racial discrimination.

Miss Ghana Asked Miss Korea for Lee Min-Ho’s Number ’80 Times’

To say South Korean actor Lee Min-ho is a huge superstar would be a total understatement. The 30-year-old “The Heirs” and “Boys Over Flowers” actor is considered as one of the many high-ranking celebrities who is not only popular in South Korea, but in other parts of the world as well.

It turns out that Miss Ghana also adores Lee Min-ho, casually expressing her infatuation towards the actor and singer when she bonded with Miss Korea during the recent Miss Universe 2017 in Las Vegas, Nevada.

K-Pop Star Sparks Outrage for Ignorant Comments to Sam Okyere About His Home Country Ghana

Japanese-Korean singer Yasuo Namekawa, better known by his stage name in South Korea as Kangnam, is now under fire for his highly insensitive comments about the Republic of Ghana.

In an episode of “My Ugly Duckling” which aired on Oct. 22 at SBS (Seoul Broadcasting System), singer Tony An and Kangnam visited Ghanaian TV personality Sam Okyere’s house, according to AllKpop.