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Harvard’s ‘IncestFest’

CAMBRIDGE, Mass., (UPI) –  An undergraduate residence hall at Massachusetts’ Harvard University is drawing criticism for an in-house social event dubbed “IncestFest.”

Organizers said the idea behind “IncestFest” is to encourage students in the Kirkland House residence hall to hook up with other residents in the same building, the New York Daily News reported Friday.

“House life is incredibly close-knit, bordering on downright incestuous,” the event’s description in Harvard’s student newspaper, The Crimson, reads.

However, critics said they object to the word “incest” in the party’s title.

“I am not only objecting to the name ‘IncestFest’ because it is offensive and insensitive — although, indeed, it is, and it saddens me that this is not immediately obvious. I am writing this because incest is notoriously invisible and leaves its victims burdened with shame and humiliation for the rest of their lives,” student Samantha Berstler wrote in an opinion piece published in The Crimson.

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  • JCfromDC

    OOOHHHHHH PAH-LEEEEEEZE! i could just start screaming out of control over stuff like this. What has happened to “highr education” in my country. We were more sophisticated in the 8th grade.

  • ssgrick

    I wonder if Miss Samantha Berstler is a victim of incest? She does seems to voice her opinion as one of experience. But once again leave it to the amoral part of this society to come up with yet another group to champion, incestuous siblings and cousins.
    Why not? The democrats have LGBT and what the hell ever else they can cram into that group. Now it seems they want an incest group to continue the destruction of morals in our Country as well as the economic system that has given us everything we and the world now has. You know all those little gadgets that everyone obsesses over. But that’s what democrats and communists do, they destroy all religious faith, attack it wherever they see it. They PRIDE themselves on the destruction of families “Janie has two mommies and Daryl has two daddies. Proclaiming that this is the norm now, homosexuals raising children, given that dems think that is an example of an acceptable society they now seem to want to say that INCEST is okay too!!!!
    Good Lord people when are you going to realize that you can’t shake your fist at God and keep getting away with it. Sooner or later God will make you pay for what you’ve done.
    Boy am I glad that I’ve never voted for any of these useless MAGGOTS in my life. Maybe I’ll at least not have to worry about being judged for the gays and the rest that democrats believe in.
    They may claim to be a religious bunch Joe Biden and Pelosi come to mind often referring to themselves as “GOOD CATHOLICS” sorry anyone with a “D” by their name doesn’t know the meaning of the word GOOD.

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