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janedum Donating Member (374 posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Wed Sep-16-09 10:21 PM
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71. Jimmy Carter is a SOUTHERN WHITE MALE telling the TRUTH!!
Growing up down South in the 1930's, I'm sure he heard the N+ word a million times.
Thanks Jimmy.
Some people can't handle the truth.

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  -White House: Criticism of Obama Not Based on Race sabra  Sep-16-09 02:19 PM   #0 
  - Goddamn it, is Carter STILL the only President who will tell the truth?  Ron Green   Sep-16-09 02:22 PM   #1 
  - Who didn't see this coming?  Richardo   Sep-16-09 02:22 PM   #2 
  - Even he could see that. n/t  StreetKnowledge   Sep-16-09 02:23 PM   #4 
  - Gibbs is certainly right to play it down, but Jimmy has it right.  StreetKnowledge   Sep-16-09 02:22 PM   #3 
  - Yesterday I would have bet that Carter would have cleared his comments with the White House  dflprincess   Sep-16-09 02:28 PM   #9 
  - Not an open question at all. You need to check his history.  No Elephants   Sep-17-09 04:03 AM   #76 
  - It's wise of the White House.  Quantess   Sep-16-09 02:26 PM   #5 
  - The White House will continue to say this and rightly so, imo....  Spazito   Sep-16-09 02:26 PM   #6 
  - They have to say that  bluestateguy   Sep-16-09 02:26 PM   #7 
  - It's best the WH stays out of the argument  TerribleLarryDingle   Sep-16-09 02:27 PM   #8 
  - +1  Lorien   Sep-16-09 03:53 PM   #25 
  - I agree and give you this clip:  Feron   Sep-17-09 01:41 AM   #74 
  - The White House pretty much has to take that stance.  road2000   Sep-16-09 02:29 PM   #10 
  - I agree...Obama cannot mention race ...but everyone  Gin   Sep-16-09 02:33 PM   #12 
     - Of course race is not the only issue. If racists never had to deal with with  No Elephants   Sep-17-09 04:24 AM   #79 
  - No way in hell could President Obama say anything about racism. That would be playing the dreaded  EmilyAnne   Sep-16-09 02:29 PM   #11 
  - Nudge, nudge, wink, wink.  sybylla   Sep-16-09 02:33 PM   #13 
  - Right, what else is the WH going to say?  high density   Sep-16-09 02:37 PM   #14 
  - I would have expected this to come from the White House.  AndyA   Sep-16-09 02:38 PM   #15 
  - The White House is in a position of must say it is not racial.  OHdem10   Sep-16-09 02:57 PM   #16 
  - Then he needs to wake up.  louis-t   Sep-16-09 03:03 PM   #17 
  - I'm quite sure he's awake. He's not naive about how the media works, however.  CakeGrrl   Sep-16-09 05:40 PM   #30 
  - I agree with the others...its really no shock.  Lilyeye   Sep-16-09 03:08 PM   #18 
  - I agree with the others...its really no shock.  Lilyeye   Sep-16-09 03:08 PM   #19 
  - obama defers to white racists in his insane desire to be bipartisan above all else? nt  msongs   Sep-16-09 03:16 PM   #20 
  - It's not about bipartisanship,  Chakab   Sep-16-09 03:38 PM   #23 
  - Do they take your balls when you get elected?  bamacrat   Sep-16-09 03:23 PM   #21 
  - That's BS. Gracious BS, but it's still BS.  Zorra   Sep-16-09 03:34 PM   #22 
  - The Lunatics on the Right  humbled_opinion   Sep-16-09 03:38 PM   #24 
  - wait until a female is president...I shudder to think of what she will  Gin   Sep-16-09 04:08 PM   #26 
  - And every time she is not flashing a smile, we will hear about "time of the month."  No Elephants   Sep-17-09 04:34 AM   #81 
  - Some lunatics on the right who post on this board have already  No Elephants   Sep-17-09 04:09 AM   #77 
  - White House: Lynchings, Klan Rallies Not Based on Race.  laconicsax   Sep-16-09 04:10 PM   #27 
  - Yep. Perfect. n/t  Zorra   Sep-16-09 04:23 PM   #29 
  - No Shit Sherlock  One_Life_To_Give   Sep-16-09 04:18 PM   #28 
  - Jimmy Carter racism charge: Obama doesnt agree says Gibbs  Indigent   Sep-16-09 10:20 PM   #31 
  - Gibb says simply, "I don't THINK the president agrees with him."  elocs   Sep-16-09 10:20 PM   #32 
  - Obama will set the record straight if this isn't so  Indigent   Sep-16-09 10:20 PM   #33 
     - Then Gibbs should keep his mouth shut and not speculate. n/t  elocs   Sep-16-09 10:20 PM   #39 
     - I doubt it...  Fearless   Sep-16-09 10:21 PM   #63 
  - What else can he say? BTW, I honestly don't know how Gibbs does  monmouth   Sep-16-09 10:20 PM   #34 
  - Obama can't agree with Carter  undeterred   Sep-16-09 10:20 PM   #37 
     - +1. He can't. It would be attempted political suicide.  DCKit   Sep-16-09 10:21 PM   #42 
     - "Obama can't agree with Carter  indepat   Sep-16-09 10:21 PM   #46 
        - That's exactly right  Chemisse   Sep-16-09 10:21 PM   #52 
        - And Kudos to President Obama  undeterred   Sep-16-09 10:21 PM   #60 
  - did Carter single out Wilson?  Enrique   Sep-16-09 10:20 PM   #35 
  - Both. Someone at a town hall asked Carter about Wilson's outburst and Carter  No Elephants   Sep-17-09 04:17 AM   #78 
  - Well duh. White folks don't let black folks say anything much about racism...  BlooInBloo   Sep-16-09 10:20 PM   #36 
  - It makes no difference whether Obama agrees or not, Carter is right.  Uncle Joe   Sep-16-09 10:20 PM   #38 
  - Correct. n/t  SheWhoMustBeObeyed   Sep-16-09 10:21 PM   #41 
  - jimmy knows these good old boys from the south....  madrchsod   Sep-16-09 10:21 PM   #40 
  - I think that one of the reasons Carter  LuvNewcastle   Sep-16-09 10:21 PM   #43 
  - What do you guys think opposition to Dennis Kucinich would be like?  Indigent   Sep-16-09 10:21 PM   #44 
  - plenty of opposition to DK right here on the DU..  frylock   Sep-16-09 10:21 PM   #56 
  - This has alread been posted  TerribleLarryDingle   Sep-16-09 10:21 PM   #45 
  - At this point in our political times, with HCR being a major political battle that the president is  99 Percent Sure   Sep-16-09 10:21 PM   #47 
  - remember the crap Obama got for telling the truth about black and hispanics getting stopped  JI7   Sep-16-09 10:21 PM   #48 
  - I wish non-political people would state the obvious ...  cosmicone   Sep-16-09 10:21 PM   #49 
  - I believe Carter was the perfect messenger.  Uncle Joe   Sep-16-09 10:21 PM   #54 
  - Once again: The WH is (wisely) not going to wade into this hornet's nest.  CakeGrrl   Sep-16-09 10:21 PM   #50 
  - here's my answer... So What?  fascisthunter   Sep-16-09 10:21 PM   #51 
  - People watching the news may assume the wingnuts only have  Chemisse   Sep-16-09 10:21 PM   #53 
  - legitimate? Rarely do I see any legitimacy coming from the right wing  fascisthunter   Sep-16-09 10:21 PM   #55 
     - LOL - I was trying to be generous - nt  Chemisse   Sep-16-09 10:21 PM   #64 
  - Agreed.  Mithreal   Sep-16-09 10:21 PM   #59 
  - From the president's point of view....  burning rain   Sep-16-09 10:21 PM   #57 
  - I think we all know that SOME of these "dissenters" are racially motivated,  wisteria   Sep-16-09 10:21 PM   #58 
  - Carter said an overwhelming portion, not just "some"  Indigent   Sep-16-09 10:21 PM   #69 
     - What do you think personally?  gatorboy   Sep-16-09 10:21 PM   #72 
     - True, but there are those who just resent any Democrat and others who just do not like the debt  wisteria   Sep-16-09 10:21 PM   #73 
        - No one said all. But, WHY is thte debt associated with this administration, rather than with Dummya'  No Elephants   Sep-17-09 04:31 AM   #80 
  - an all-around mistake  rove karl rove   Sep-16-09 10:21 PM   #61 
  - Obama knows tackling pathological racism head-on is not the shrewdest way  Joe Chi Minh   Sep-16-09 10:21 PM   #62 
  - Great job, Obama administration. Jimmy Carter is trying to point out  MasonJar   Sep-16-09 10:21 PM   #65 
  - well-said  noiretextatique   Sep-16-09 10:21 PM   #66 
  - Great. Now we'll get to hear Virginia Foxx:  JBoy   Sep-16-09 10:21 PM   #67 
  - Grow a pair, Bama  Loge23   Sep-16-09 10:21 PM   #68 
     - I agree largely. Obama should not stay silent while the country's  jonestonesusa   Sep-16-09 10:21 PM   #70 
     - Jimmy Carter is a SOUTHERN WHITE MALE telling the TRUTH!!  janedum   Sep-16-09 10:21 PM   #71 
     - Funny how people talking about racism will use sexist language without  No Elephants   Sep-17-09 04:40 AM   #82 
  - I agree with the president.  FreedomTrain   Sep-17-09 02:37 AM   #75 
  - Carter is doing a great thing. Obama is doing the ONLY thing he can do. Both are right.  No Elephants   Sep-17-09 04:42 AM   #83 
  - Let's quantify it and factor in that President Obama is in reality  24601   Sep-17-09 04:59 AM   #84 
  - They are right. If race were that big of a factor Obama would  JeanGrey   Sep-17-09 08:15 AM   #85 

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