'Racially insensitive' piñata offends customers at bar
CHICAGO (WGN) -- Some customers at a River North nightclub say they were embarrassed and offended after a racially insensitive piñata was paraded around the club by white customers Sunday evening.
The piñata resembled a performer in blackface at the El Hefe Club on West Hubbard St.
Customer Matt Solida was at the bar with some friends who were African American. His group saw the piñata that appeared to be part of a birthday party...