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Tom Rinaldo Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Tue Feb-05-08 12:07 PM
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16. Agreed. I have always argued on this board that the "afirmative action" variable
is a valid factor to consider in the mix when deciding who to support for President. There is a social good advanced by electing either our first African American or Female President. But this piece by Herbert wasn't cimply a celebration of a pending civil rights advance in either instance, it cast two competing camps; and one definately wore white hats and the other one black.
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