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Harvard Works Itself Into a Tizzy over Parody Flyer

Students in all nine River Houses received sealed invitations under their doors early Friday morning professing to come from “Harvard’s Newest Final Club”—with the inflammatory statements that “Jews need not apply” and “Coloreds OK.”

The enclosed flyer, bearing a crest of a griffin encircled by a laurel wreath, invited recipients to the first introductory punch event of the purported social club “The Pigeon.”

The invitation listed three virtues, each with asterisked notes. The first principle, “Inclusion,” came with the footnote, “Jews need not apply.” The second, “Diversity,” was followed by the words, “Seriously, no fucking Jews. Coloreds OK.” And the third, “Love,” directed readers to the term “Rophynol”—a misspelled rendering of rohypnol, the date rape drug better known as roofies.

Source: Harvard Crimson. Read full article. (link)

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  • Mongo||

    No mistake, they meant 'Rophynol' -- a Serbian narcotic/nerve gas cocktail applied to open, continually-irritated skin ulcers on the pit of the neck (sometimes located on the sacral area of the lower back) causing frenzied, shamanistic dances and Couric-like grins.

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