Joe's Crab Shack Under Fire For Using Photo Of A Black Man's Lynching As Table Decor — See What The Company Said!
This is sickening.
Joe's Crab Shack is getting major heat for using a photo of a black man's execution as cheeky restaurant decor.
According to reports, Tyrone Williams and Chauntyll Allen were about to dine at Joe's Crab Shack in Roseville, Minnesota on Wednesday when they noticed a disturbing photo embedded inside the table.
The picture appeared to show a large group of white people watching the public execution of a black person, with "Hanging at Groesbeck, Texas, on April 12th, 1895" written at the bottom.
At the top, a cartoon-y word balloon had the man saying: