Of course I am. And of course I’m not gay. Before 10:30 a.m. or after 4:00 p.m., our elephants may not be visible on the webcams. Cuomo unveils proposals to speed up elections as part of 2021 State of State address, Lessons from Georgia and other commentary, Dominion Voting Systems sues Sidney Powell for $1.3B over election fraud claims. That’s a bond that a herd of opposite direction-walking elephants couldn’t break. 3. S/B/Dâ185/165/205 (sumo w/ straps) 08-06-2012, 09:21 PM #9 Sure there are a few bad ones but you can pretty much say that about any social group, organization, or business. Dorf used to act like such a homo during those lineups. “Are you talking about the elephant walk again, you sick son of a bitch?” Dorfman fired back. That’s way over the top. The maximum level of brotherhood is attainable. Post Reply. The Delta Chi fraternity is accused of forcing members to participate in the "elephant walk." ), When the herding car blows a tire, there is a shockingly sudden and violent rollover which will have you commenting on the value of a rollbar, and wondering how Kurt and the Frenchman U-Haul bottle kills. It terrified me at the time, but then I thought, Nah, there’s no way they do that stuff anymore. a dance a male stripper preforms. 5. School officials said they opened an investigation to determine whether the alleged incident would be categorized as hazing. And how do you ban hazing? Are you a gay boy now, Rodge?” I answered coyly, “No, we didn’t do the elephant walk. Do Not Sell My Personal Information, Your California Privacy Rights Sacramento State said they received a tip Jan. 26 that Delta Chi ordered pledges three years ago to partake in the activity, which typically involves walking naked in a line while holding the genitals of the person behind, the State Hornet reported. Alas, we never walked like elephants. When I returned home for Christmas break after pledge semester my freshman year, many of my boys that I went to high school with had the same question for me. Some blogger or “journalist” is going to read this and the sarcasm is going to go embarrassingly over their head. American fraternity culture and the "elephant walk" I was talking to my buddy in college who has since joined a frat since we met freshman year and i havent really seen him much. Sad. âThey donât really get to enjoy St. Johnâs as a school they just come and go to classes but like for us, because of all the events we do weâre always on campus trying to make people aware that thereâs other things to do â¦ and that promotes people being [here].â There are 11 fraternities that remain on campus. Is it? I got all excited to post this but you beat me to it. That’s camaraderie. 851,144, This story has been shared 191,035 times. Part 1: New recruits are being publically hazed and humiliated during initiation into a fraternity. Fraternity Initiations - The Elephant Walk Fraternities throughout the 1970s engaged in many initiation activities that were "rites of passage" for the new pledges. Frats gonna frat. (Elsewhere on the web, see more Forward Control Jeeps in Hatari at The FC Connection. He honestly looked really sad when we told him that wasnât going to happen.â âI like most of the new pledges,â said fraternity member âFat Daveâ McCoy. The university hasn’t suspended Delta Chi in the wake of the allegations, the San Luis Obispo Tribune reported. 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If you feel in your heart a loud, âyes, yes, yes!â to what Iâve written above, I request that you do share your â¦ When a bunch of bros get on all fours, nekkid, and stick their thumbs in the bunghole in front of them and lick the fudge of their thumbs. He just didn’t get it. Pledge A: “I’m gonna grab your dick. Thanks for contacting us. Would a good old-fashioned elephant walk session have been that far outside the norm of our regular hazing activities? not sure why. It was wet, it was muddy, they were in full gear, and of course, they were in battle. There were times during a pre-haze session lineup where I’d turn to the pledge brother next to me — his name was Dorfman, next to your boy in the alphabetical lineup — and whisper gleefully, “I think tonight’s finally gonna be the night, Dorf! Overall, though, it's the bigness of the car that counts the most. Not considered proper speech. when do you give out bids? Nothing (homo)sexual in nature or anything like that, but they made us do some things and eat some crap that still conjures up terrible memories. 5 reasons why the Elephant Walk would bring a pledge class closer together: 1. Dicks out, chicks out. Soy sauce chugs. Link to post Share on other sites. Well done. Did they really make you do it? A lot of frats have sweethearts: girls who serve as the female face of the fraternity. I too had heard all the outlandish, ominous tales of the infamous elephant walk before ever setting foot on campus. It's tough to get rid of hazing when the members were hazed. I can certainly understand. Link up form a circle with the other pledges and start walkin. I can't speak to the validity, this was just word of mouth. I mean, they made us do some pretty messed up stuff. Like brothers and stuff. As I understood it, the term “elephant walk” referred to a group of fraternity pledges standing in a single-file line, naked, walking, and connected by their hands holding onto each others’ cranks. Unfortunately, it gets worse. Share this post. This way, we don’t have to walk without our dicks in our hands. Toms graduated from Harvard and received her diploma from William Howard â¦ February 7, 2019 | 4:37pm | Updated February 7, 2019 | 6:30pm, A California college is investigating reports claiming fraternity pledges were forced to participate in a hazing ritual known as the “elephant walk.”. Elephant Walk is a 1954 American drama film produced by Paramount Pictures, directed by William Dieterle, and starring Elizabeth Taylor, Dana Andrews, Peter Finch and Abraham Sofaer.. 3. But, at the end of the night, youâll find that the quality of your drink doesnât really matter anymore. You have no choice but to be nice to a brother when his hand is full of your wiener. Obviously, it had been done before (see above photo from Indiana University in the ’70s – Mark Cuban actually appears in the photo near the top left, standing in the doorway with the letterman jacket on), but times have changed. I wouldn’t make the pledges do it every week or anything. Picnic. NYC man who breached US Capitol seen for first time since siege, The Weeknd shows real face after 'plastic surgery' shocked fans, CEO says breaching Capitol was 'single worst' decision of his life, Horrifying video shows Capitol cop getting crushed by Trump supporters, Air Force vet identified as rioter with zip ties during Capitol siege, The Delta Chi fraternity is accused of forcing members to participate in the "elephant walk.". âWe need a lot of information to know what all is going on in that picture,â Beth Lesen, a dean, told the school newspaper. Link to post Share on other sites. But why not? Only had to read the title to know it was written by Dorn. 191,035, This story has been shared 156,316 times. Text messages exchanged between two members of that fraternity in December 2016 advocated the so-called "Elephant Walk," which is defined by The Urban Dictionary: "Often used for hazing where a group of guys form a straight line and grab the genitals of the guy in back of them with one hand and put their thumb in â¦ don't why there are so many haters, it's a truly intimate bonding â¦ You just grab right back on mine. PS, I canât talk about frats and hazing without throwing it back to one of the best blog stories â¦ I never had to reach up under their groins grasping for man meat. In the image, four fully clothed men are seen simulating the ritual by holding objects in front of their crotches. I never saw my pledge brothers’ naked, downtrodden bodies. Huh, Rodge? Did you actually have to grab another guy’s package? Also the elephant walk most definitely does exist. 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