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Response to onpatrol98 (Original post)

Fri Feb 10, 2012, 06:58 PM

6. West and Smiley have been eclipsed, and don't handle it well

Obama's ascendency to the White House reduced their role as Spokesmen for Black America. It was their main stock-in-trade. Their livelihood and egos have been threatened by the success of Obama.

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