Fact

Gil Scott Heron, the performance poet best known for The Revolution Will Not Be Televised (see here for a highbrow analysis of the song) is not the only high achiever in the Heron dynasty. His father, also called Gil, was the first black footballer to play for Glasgow Celtic. His debut, in 1949, was a minor revolution in itself.

It wasn’t televised.

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One Response to “Fact”

  1. rivergirlie Says:

    i should hope not! for all the reasons listed in your other post.

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