(PHILADELPHIA DAILY NEWS) THEY MAY BE back in black for Tuesday’s election – the uber-controversial New Black Panther Party.

But now with 100 percent less nightstick.

You’ll recall, especially if you’ve ever listened to conservative talk radio, that it was right here that the Election Day 2008 appearance of two local leaders of the smallish black-power posse outside a polling station at 12th and Fairmount in North Philadelphia – one brandishing a large nightstick – became a national controversy.

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