Sally Kern, R-Oklahoma or Mars, who said on the floor of the House:
“We have a high percentage of blacks in prison, and that’s tragic, but are they in prison just because they are black or because they don’t want to study as hard in school? I’ve taught school, and I saw a lot of people of color who didn’t study hard because they said the government would take care of them.”
She has apologized. Saying the usual “I’m sorry you found that offensive.”
The award is carved out of suet and is quite pleased with itself.