This Man Who Worked At The Bronx Zoo … As An Exhibit!

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Ota_Benga

The exhibit was intended to promote the theory that humans evolved from primates, as well as eugenics, and scientific racism. At the age of 32, he built a ceremonial fire, chipped off the caps on his teeth, performed a final tribal dance, and shot himself in the heart with a stolen pistol.

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