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  -America will never embrace a black person Stop Cornyn  May-07-08 10:58 AM   #0 
  - thank you  seabeyond   May-07-08 10:59 AM   #1 
  - Seriously though  Indenturedebtor   May-07-08 11:00 AM   #2 
  - Oh we haven't seen the depths to which the GOP will sink.  yardwork   May-07-08 11:02 AM   #3 
  - agreed, the GOP will do much worse. n/t  habitual   May-07-08 11:09 AM   #10 
  - Yes, indeedy, yardwork..  zidzi   May-07-08 02:12 PM   #73 
  - "McCain has an illegitimate black baby!" - "Call me!"  Chulanowa   May-07-08 11:06 AM   #4 
  - That "Call me" indicates that they want to discuss in private. Somehow I think that in our party...  JVS   May-07-08 11:17 AM   #24 
  - I've lived in the south and midwest all my life. The Republicans are incredibly racist.  yardwork   May-07-08 11:25 AM   #33 
     - My best friend had a student that recently wrote on an exam:  michele77   May-07-08 08:48 PM   #98 
     - I've been thinking about this comment  NCDem60   May-08-08 12:59 AM   #139 
        - McCain did apologize for voting against a Martin Luther King day  bjobotts   May-08-08 01:09 AM   #143 
        - Much racism is ignorance  WildClarySage   May-08-08 06:14 AM   #157 
        - ALL racism is ignorance n/t  gilpo   May-08-08 08:05 AM   #169 
           - What i was going to say. nt  RedCappedBandit   May-08-08 10:17 AM   #183 
           - Don't be like Bush.  NCDem60   May-08-08 11:52 AM   #195 
           - Ironic.  gilpo   May-08-08 12:48 PM   #198 
           - While all racism is ignorant, I think some of it is deliberatly hateful  WildClarySage   May-08-08 06:46 PM   #200 
              - I agree  ExPatLeftist   May-09-08 10:40 AM   #201 
        - Could be.  michele77   May-08-08 05:26 PM   #199 
     - I do live in the south...  Stump   May-08-08 07:47 AM   #166 
  - Of course they're going to do it . . . what else is new? But there are more of us than there are of  EffieBlack   May-07-08 11:42 AM   #46 
  - And fight them where they cheat us  Chulanowa   May-07-08 04:20 PM   #79 
  - If it makes you feel even the slightest bit better, the  tnlefty   May-07-08 08:42 PM   #95 
     - They'll focus on his name and the Wright connections...  Chulanowa   May-07-08 11:04 PM   #132 
        - They have already started with...  butterfly77   May-08-08 08:49 AM   #171 
  - It's an "Only Nixon Can Go to China" thing.  JVS   May-07-08 11:14 AM   #17 
  - I'm betting you're a good man/woman  KSinTX   May-07-08 11:19 AM   #29 
  - Oh the GOP will go there.... and wallow in it  nadinbrzezinski   May-07-08 02:30 PM   #76 
  - K & R  SoonerPride   May-07-08 11:07 AM   #5 
  - Great post-K&R  liberaldem4ever   May-07-08 11:08 AM   #6 
  - My all time personal (non-political) hero:  Bread and Circus   May-07-08 11:08 AM   #7 
  - In the same vain  gmudem   May-07-08 11:52 PM   #135 
  - Sweetness, baby..... sweetness.  paparush   May-08-08 08:14 AM   #170 
  - I would love this post if the OP title was changed to "America will never embrace a black person"  Tom Rinaldo   May-07-08 11:09 AM   #8 
  - Roger, that! nt  KSinTX   May-07-08 11:23 AM   #32 
  - Beautiful. Thank you. nt  JenniferZ   May-07-08 11:09 AM   #9 
  - she never said that  Enrique   May-07-08 11:10 AM   #11 
  - According to the super delegates that is EXACTLY what she tells them  SoonerPride   May-07-08 11:16 AM   #22 
  - no she didn't  Enrique   May-07-08 11:18 AM   #27 
  - For Christ's sake don't spread lies. That's a very repub thing.  lumpy   May-07-08 11:33 AM   #39 
     - link  SoonerPride   May-07-08 11:49 AM   #50 
        - Sorry, your link doesn't cut it. Garin is not a super delegate,  lumpy   May-07-08 12:25 PM   #60 
  - Agreed.  KSinTX   May-07-08 11:26 AM   #34 
  - For what it's worth  mhoran   May-07-08 08:44 PM   #96 
     - Absolutely!!  Maureen1322   May-08-08 07:38 AM   #164 
  - Hillary has never said that. We need to start uniting, not making up fake, divisive issues  LVjinx   May-07-08 11:10 AM   #12 
  - The super delegates say that is her argument.  SoonerPride   May-07-08 11:17 AM   #25 
     - At least give us some proof. Even if you have to fabricate it.  lumpy   May-07-08 11:35 AM   #42 
        - "On the Hillary conference call, Hillary chief strategist Geoff Garin made the case for her ...  Stop Cornyn   May-07-08 11:47 AM   #48 
           - Where does this article say anything about super delegates?  lumpy   May-07-08 12:33 PM   #63 
  - Your search - "America will never embrace a black person" "clinton" - did not match any documents.  Crisco   May-07-08 11:10 AM   #13 
  - the search "Hillary" or "Clinton" or "HRC" is not found anywhere in the OP.  IronLionZion   May-07-08 11:22 AM   #31 
     - Aren't edits amazing?  LVjinx   May-07-08 11:33 AM   #40 
        - Indeed, almost magical. Did you see it before the edit? nt  IronLionZion   May-07-08 11:38 AM   #43 
        - OOPS! Another Obama Supporter Caught Lying About the Clintons & Racism  Crisco   May-07-08 12:14 PM   #58 
  - Hillary should be ashamed of herself. It is no wonder she was such an ineffective candidate. n/t  invictus   May-07-08 11:11 AM   #14 
  - you are being fooled  Enrique   May-07-08 11:14 AM   #16 
  - People who believe lies haven't taken the time to weigh the facts  lumpy   May-07-08 11:39 AM   #44 
  - You are falling for lies.  emilyg   May-08-08 01:07 AM   #142 
  - .  quantass   May-08-08 02:26 AM   #152 
  - Denzel for VP!!!  FlaGranny   May-07-08 11:13 AM   #15 
  - Bill Russell and Muhammed Ali the two smartest sportsmen anywhere  grantcart   May-07-08 11:15 AM   #18 
  - Thank you for adding one of my all-time heroes.  ExPatLeftist   May-07-08 11:28 AM   #36 
     - Deleted. Double post.  FlaGranny   May-07-08 12:05 PM   #55 
     - I can still remember  FlaGranny   May-07-08 12:05 PM   #56 
  - Maybe, just possibly, we should fucking TRY. And not let bigots decide for us.  BlooInBloo   May-07-08 11:15 AM   #19 
  - THANK you!  EffieBlack   May-07-08 11:44 AM   #47 
     - Keep in mind that white folks who "let" them are actually SUPPORTING the bigots...  BlooInBloo   May-07-08 11:55 AM   #53 
  - Thank you for that edit Stop Cornyn  Tom Rinaldo   May-07-08 11:15 AM   #20 
  - What? No Hallie Berry?  hfojvt   May-07-08 11:16 AM   #21 
  - And What! No Jazz Artists?  Forrest Greene   May-08-08 11:06 AM   #188 
  - You forgot the last pic...  sweetrage1913   May-07-08 11:17 AM   #23 
  - You forgot one  TragedyandHope   May-07-08 11:18 AM   #26 
  - you forgot one...  QuestionAll   May-07-08 11:18 AM   #28 
  - Just because an asshole tells you it can't be done,  IronLionZion   May-07-08 11:20 AM   #30 
  - K&R  meow mix   May-07-08 11:28 AM   #35 
  - Thank you, and well-stated (K/R)  Terran   May-07-08 11:31 AM   #37 
  - A big K&R. n/t  myrna minx   May-07-08 11:31 AM   #38 
  - You forgot a few...  skypuddle   May-07-08 11:33 AM   #41 
  - For the nerds.. Neil deGrasse Tyson  tridim   May-07-08 07:38 PM   #87 
  - I love him!  Bette Noir   May-07-08 11:57 PM   #136 
  - Yes. I love to listen to him..  butterfly77   May-08-08 08:51 AM   #172 
  - Hey, wasn't that last one a president?  jmondine   May-08-08 01:48 AM   #146 
     - No, wait. He's one of the people who taught me to read  jmondine   May-08-08 01:53 AM   #148 
  - Where is Fat Albert ?  Bensthename   May-07-08 11:40 AM   #45 
  - His voice is Bill Cosby, so...  file83   May-07-08 08:36 PM   #92 
  - Some more...  calipendence   May-07-08 11:47 AM   #49 
  - Yes..  butterfly77   May-08-08 08:53 AM   #173 
  - MJ, Will Smith and Denzel....  OhioChick   May-07-08 11:49 AM   #51 
  - it's customary to acknowledge your edits  Enrique   May-07-08 11:49 AM   #52 
  - They said Massachusetts wouldn't vote for a black man, but . . .  janet118   May-07-08 12:00 PM   #54 
  - Thanks...  redqueen   May-07-08 12:09 PM   #57 
  - Ed Brooke happened to be a Republican not a Democrat.  lumpy   May-07-08 12:43 PM   #65 
     - Might be referring to this?  DesertedRose   May-07-08 02:11 PM   #72 
  - I can't find one of my favorites, Charles Rangel, in that group photo.  amandabeech   May-07-08 12:16 PM   #59 
  - There you go . . .  janet118   May-07-08 12:26 PM   #61 
     - Thanks. A great American.  amandabeech   May-07-08 03:55 PM   #77 
  - Thanks. Black is beautiful. (eom)  chieftain   May-07-08 12:32 PM   #62 
  - You forgot one guy whom I REALLY wish could've lived to see all this  Eric Condon   May-07-08 12:35 PM   #64 
  - Aw, yeah, Richard  sandnsea   May-07-08 05:52 PM   #86 
  - He's laughing his ass off with Red Fox now  YOY   May-07-08 09:54 PM   #121 
     - Jazz Fan Dies & Goes To Heaven  Forrest Greene   May-08-08 11:29 AM   #190 
  - Kick for EVOLUTION.  knixphan   May-07-08 12:44 PM   #66 
  - Exactly. "Jim Crow" isn't dead, but we're killing him.  txaslftist   May-07-08 01:12 PM   #68 
     - keep stompin!!!  knixphan   May-07-08 02:07 PM   #71 
  - Governor Wilder won here in VA and, VA is only 20% Black and,  DCofVA   May-07-08 01:10 PM   #67 
  - Just got off the phone with Derek Jeter, he's mildly offended.  FlyingSquirrel   May-07-08 01:48 PM   #69 
  - Excellent post. We've come a long way, baby.  jesus_of_suburbia   May-07-08 01:52 PM   #70 
  - Bravo  maxpower   May-07-08 02:27 PM   #74 
  - I have heard a similar sentiment  butlerd   May-07-08 02:27 PM   #75 
  - Excellent point. Team Hillary's conference call today was shameless!  Yanez Houston Jordan   May-07-08 04:09 PM   #78 
  - I assume that this was a response to Team Hillary's conference call today  Yanez Houston Jordan   May-07-08 04:47 PM   #82 
  - And...  48percenter   May-07-08 04:21 PM   #80 
  - Lena Horne... n/t  Forrest Greene   May-08-08 11:40 AM   #193 
  - You left off Colin Powell, even if it turns out he's a lousy baby sitter.  Bucky   May-07-08 04:24 PM   #81 
  - I would embrace any of those people  sonias   May-07-08 05:46 PM   #83 
  - Wilder does not belong  ZombyWoof   May-07-08 05:49 PM   #84 
  - Black Pride is something we should all have.  TexasObserver   May-07-08 05:49 PM   #85 
  - Agreed.  Kaleko   May-07-08 08:50 PM   #100 
  - Good post.  Jamastiene   May-07-08 07:40 PM   #88 
  - great message  4waterfalls   May-07-08 08:05 PM   #89 
  - Don't forget about .....  mcollier   May-07-08 08:34 PM   #91 
     - Certainly not "because" they're black. Because they are people.  bjobotts   May-08-08 01:01 AM   #140 
  - If we are talking about embracing....  IndyOp   May-07-08 08:34 PM   #90 
  - Excellent point!  graycem   May-07-08 08:37 PM   #93 
  - Bill Cobbs  Forrest Greene   May-08-08 11:39 AM   #191 
  - Hey! I embraced this guy  needledriver   May-07-08 08:42 PM   #94 
  - Mekhi? Wow really?  Marnieworld   May-07-08 08:53 PM   #102 
     - I work on ER.  needledriver   May-07-08 08:56 PM   #103 
  - Duplicate - self delete  needledriver   May-07-08 08:45 PM   #97 
  - K&R!!!  tpsbmam   May-07-08 08:49 PM   #99 
  - Uh, that last photo is just amazing.  byronius   May-07-08 08:51 PM   #101 
  - K&R  Irishonly   May-07-08 08:56 PM   #104 
  - Deleted message  Name removed   May-07-08 09:01 PM   #105 
  - Deleted message  Name removed   May-07-08 09:16 PM   #110 
  - I understand what you're trying to say...  Number23   May-07-08 09:01 PM   #106 
  - My Hero  StClone   May-07-08 09:04 PM   #107 
  - I am so proud of all these people.  LucyParsons   May-07-08 09:06 PM   #108 
  - Tiger Woods is not black. He is Cablinasian.  Lady-Damai   May-07-08 09:08 PM   #109 
  - Black like Obama  democracy1st   May-08-08 02:32 AM   #154 
     - Um...no  Lady-Damai   May-08-08 09:25 AM   #175 
  - Wait wait... Obama's BLACK?  jsabrown   May-07-08 09:17 PM   #111 
  - Deleted message  Name removed   May-07-08 09:18 PM   #112 
  - ...  BlueDogDemocratNH   May-07-08 09:21 PM   #113 
  - Glad to see you were joking, I was worried for one moment, don't scare me so  GetTheRightVote   May-07-08 09:23 PM   #114 
  - And him  leftistdestroyer   May-07-08 09:27 PM   #116 
     - Go destroy somewhere else. Buh bye.  Olney Blue   May-07-08 09:37 PM   #117 
     - Oh Leftistdestroyer... are you here to destroy us?  YOY   May-07-08 09:57 PM   #123 
  - Lack of demostrable qualifications on the other hand...  cornermouse   May-07-08 09:23 PM   #115 
  - Nice one!  McCamy Taylor   May-07-08 09:43 PM   #118 
  - Ugh. Remove Oprah. She doesn't deserve to be in the company of the rest.  onehandle   May-07-08 09:46 PM   #119 
  - But she is hugely popular  Alcibiades   May-07-08 10:27 PM   #127 
  - I don't know what neck of the woods you come from but Oprah is a true positive for AA community  democracy1st   May-08-08 02:31 AM   #153 
  - doesn't matter if you like her - she is hugely loved by many and a good example  electron_blue   May-08-08 08:57 AM   #174 
  - Brilliant. What a great group of photos. I guess we are all black....  MissMarple   May-07-08 09:50 PM   #120 
  - Add Ben Carson  Fire and Brimstone   May-07-08 09:56 PM   #122 
  - Mais oui, nous pouvons!  Mme. Defarge   May-07-08 10:05 PM   #124 
  - Straw man  aging like wine   May-07-08 10:08 PM   #125 
  - Coming Up  Forrest Greene   May-08-08 11:49 AM   #194 
  - Exactly the media are playing people just Clinton had good name recognition.  barack the house   May-07-08 10:23 PM   #126 
  - Thank You, Thank You, Thank You!  TommyO   May-07-08 10:39 PM   #128 
  - How many of them are President?  dpbrown   May-07-08 10:48 PM   #129 
  - Another one, Mildred Loving  TommyO   May-07-08 10:48 PM   #130 
  - um, he's not black, he's half black  ikhor   May-07-08 10:56 PM   #131 
  - Isn't it amazing how the most oppressed people have to free themselves . . .  defendandprotect   May-07-08 11:39 PM   #133 
  - Too bad Barbara Jordan is dead.  Perragrande   May-07-08 11:46 PM   #134 
  - I come from Spokane Washington which has more Japanese-Americans than  grantcart   May-08-08 12:02 AM   #137 
  - The thing about racism  awoke_in_2003   May-08-08 12:31 AM   #138 
  - Here is some more.....  Lady-Damai   May-08-08 01:02 AM   #141 
  - you need to start your own post with this info  democracy1st   May-08-08 02:22 AM   #151 
  - Hank Aaaron.  emilyg   May-08-08 01:11 AM   #144 
  - My favorite black person (at present)  Jemmons   May-08-08 01:12 AM   #145 
  - 100th Recommend!!!  Nostradammit   May-08-08 01:51 AM   #147 
  - Here's one many of you may not even know about...  jmondine   May-08-08 02:01 AM   #149 
  - Can you dig it, SUCKAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAA?  Aya Reiko   May-08-08 02:18 AM   #150 
  - K&R This is a Beeuuutiful thread!  OMomma   May-08-08 03:24 AM   #155 
  - I can't wait  katerinasmommy   May-08-08 04:23 AM   #156 
  - Black is part of America...  nradisic   May-08-08 07:14 AM   #158 
  - Hmmm.  aquart   May-08-08 07:48 AM   #167 
  - snoop  natrat   May-08-08 07:15 AM   #159 
  - george clinton  natrat   May-08-08 07:20 AM   #160 
     - some people don't relate to sports stars and tv personalities but give them some funk and omg  natrat   May-08-08 07:23 AM   #161 
  - You forgot Colin Powell...........  new_beawr   May-08-08 07:24 AM   #162 
  - yea good thing we know condi is a complete piece of shit---louis armstrong  natrat   May-08-08 07:29 AM   #163 
  - Langston Hughes. You got him in there.  aquart   May-08-08 07:39 AM   #165 
  - Unfortunately, there are some who will not embrace a black president  DemsUnited   May-08-08 07:51 AM   #168 
  - Maybe not . . .  Vote4Change   May-08-08 09:36 AM   #176 
  - AMEN  LilRed   May-08-08 11:02 AM   #187 
  - Especially Someone Who Will Give Them Affordable Health Care  DrFunkenstein   May-08-08 09:40 AM   #177 
  - Millions of Americans  satireV   May-08-08 09:44 AM   #178 
  - One more...my fave...  YOY   May-08-08 09:48 AM   #179 
  - I think we should just move on and focus on getting McCain.  alyce douglas   May-08-08 09:48 AM   #180 
  - That is not an argument I have ever made, speaking for myself.  Deep13   May-08-08 10:10 AM   #181 
  - The problem is that none of those people are running for president.  coriolis   May-08-08 10:14 AM   #182 
  - I wish  Christa   May-08-08 10:25 AM   #184 
  - Don't forget Miles Davis.  JDwho   May-08-08 10:56 AM   #185 
  - What???? All those people are Black? OMG!  postulater   May-08-08 11:00 AM   #186 
  - Ok, I see a lot of celebrities, actresses and sports figures....  Aviation Pro   May-08-08 11:10 AM   #189 
  - Maybe you didn't recognize the congressional representatrives, Supreme Court judge, governors,  Stop Cornyn   May-08-08 11:39 AM   #192 
  - Is There A Line  Forrest Greene   May-08-08 12:11 PM   #197 
  - A few still missed...  calipendence   May-08-08 11:54 AM   #196 
  - "Obama's support among working, hard-working Americans, white Americans, is weakening again, and how  Stop Cornyn   May-09-08 03:10 PM   #202 
 

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