Over the last couple of weeks, everyone, from celebrities to random grandmothers has taken part in the viral “Ice Bucket Challenge,” in support of ALS (Lou Gehrig’s disease) treatment and research. But when actor and comedian Orlando Jones accepted to take the challenge, he had another deadly “disease” in mind.
It’s one “disease” that happens to disproportionately affect black people. Orlando Jones, star of Fox’s Sleepy Hollow and formerly of MadTV, launched his own initiative this week. Jones calls it the “Bullet Bucket Challenge.”