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Mon Jan 14, 2013, 01:32 PM

Why do wing-nuts always call the president "Barry"? [View all]

I know that was his nickname when he was a kid, but why does it seem like it's only wing-nuts who call him that now? Is it a dog whistle of some kind, a way of calling a black man "boy"?

It is really getting on my nerves.

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