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RUMMYisFROSTED Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Sat Jun-16-07 02:09 PM
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7. We've tried white men with promises.
A black man with promises can't hurt.

I suggest that we elect black men and women for 225 years in a row and see what we come up with.

Better than this shit, I bet.
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  -"Why Barack Obama Needs a Whuppin: Honest Abe, He Aint" madrchsod  Jun-16-07 01:04 PM   #0 
  - Care to comment, madrcgsod?  zanne   Jun-16-07 01:09 PM   #1 
  - Great picture.  Radical Activist   Jun-16-07 01:10 PM   #2 
  - Whatever. Guess he ain't "black" enough for some folks, too black for others.  wienerdoggie   Jun-16-07 01:10 PM   #3 
  - right  tammywammy   Jun-16-07 01:27 PM   #4 
     - That quote is stunning and outrageous. I'll bet poor Obama just thought  wienerdoggie   Jun-16-07 02:30 PM   #8 
        - I agree  tammywammy   Jun-16-07 02:35 PM   #9 
  - Every organization, no matter purity of purpose, clarity, value or status,  EST   Jun-16-07 01:54 PM   #5 
  - You make a good point--everyone needs a nemesis or some antagonist to help define themselves--  wienerdoggie   Jun-16-07 02:38 PM   #12 
     - Spot on.  EST   Jun-16-07 03:41 PM   #19 
  - Stunning.  bling bling   Jun-16-07 02:05 PM   #6 
  - Glen Ford is, for lack of a better word, typical  Capn Sunshine   Jun-16-07 03:47 PM   #21 
  - Thanks for the link. Bookmarked. n/t  bling bling   Jun-16-07 07:02 PM   #26 
  - Could you point out the "striking inaccuracies" in the article?  chimpymustgo   Jun-17-07 11:38 AM   #35 
     - No.  bling bling   Jun-17-07 11:19 PM   #39 
  - We've tried white men with promises.  RUMMYisFROSTED   Jun-16-07 02:09 PM   #7 
  - That's a good retort  tammywammy   Jun-16-07 02:35 PM   #10 
  - BLACK AGENDA REPORT is a BLACK MILITANT website!!!!  Bullet1987   Jun-16-07 02:36 PM   #11 
     - That's good to know! I hope it's not representative of mainstream black opinion.  wienerdoggie   Jun-16-07 02:40 PM   #13 
     - Thanks for the heads up  tammywammy   Jun-16-07 02:53 PM   #14 
     - I wouldn't summarily dismiss them.  lwfern   Jun-16-07 03:03 PM   #16 
     - OK, how about not taking them with a grain of salt...  Solo_in_MD   Jun-17-07 01:10 AM   #33 
     - "A BLACK MILITANT website!!!!" Ooh booga booga. No wonder so many here don't get it.  chimpymustgo   Jun-16-07 08:28 PM   #29 
     - Why would something that is not automatically  LWolf   Jun-17-07 03:39 PM   #36 
  - snarky hit piece  AtomicKitten   Jun-16-07 02:57 PM   #15 
  - "whuppin'"??? Isn't that, well, a little racist? You think he needs to be whipped?  1932   Jun-16-07 03:30 PM   # 
  - "whuppin'"??? Isn't that, well, a little racist? You think he needs to be whipped?  1932   Jun-16-07 03:30 PM   #17 
  - Nope he ain't Abe....Abe was a Republican  earthlover   Jun-16-07 03:35 PM   #18 
  - A corollary...was Abe black enough to be president?  earthlover   Jun-16-07 03:47 PM   #20 
  - "Obama, a genius at double-speak, fudged all 3, on the Iraq war, universal health care, and NAFTA"  StudentsMustUniteNow   Jun-16-07 03:54 PM   #22 
  - Aw, go piss up a Kucinich rope. Some of us actually want an electable  wienerdoggie   Jun-16-07 04:06 PM   #25 
     - Where did he say he supports Kucinich?  draft_mario_cuomo   Jun-16-07 07:36 PM   #27 
        - Thanks DCM, you're right  StudentsMustUniteNow   Jun-16-07 07:39 PM   #28 
        - Just used Kucinich as as an example--  wienerdoggie   Jun-16-07 09:41 PM   #32 
  - whats with all this FUCKING Obama hate going on here  bigdarryl   Jun-16-07 03:59 PM   #23 
  - I think it goes in cycles  tammywammy   Jun-16-07 04:03 PM   #24 
  - I really don't see this as HATING. It's just raising some questions - in a very un-malevolent way.  chimpymustgo   Jun-16-07 08:33 PM   #30 
  - and Hillary is theGreat Pretender to the thrown.  illinoisprogressive   Jun-16-07 08:33 PM   #31 
  - season well and let stew for 20 years, delicious  whirlygigspin   Jun-17-07 01:42 AM   #34 
  - What a load of BS  Odin2005   Jun-17-07 05:29 PM   #37 
     - It should.  chimpymustgo   Jun-17-07 06:11 PM   #38 

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