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ProgressiveEconomist Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Fri Oct-24-08 09:47 PM
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14. Sammy Davis Jr played to that white racist stereotype too.
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  -Joe the Plumber: 'I asked the question but still got a tap dance... as good as Sammy Davis Jr,' ProgressiveEconomist  Oct-24-08 08:38 PM   #0 
  - Wow. Not even close to subtle. Plus, Fred Astair was better.  Bucky   Oct-24-08 08:40 PM   #1 
  - But Fred Astaire's autobiography was not entitled, "Yes I Can".  ProgressiveEconomist   Oct-24-08 08:47 PM   #6 
     - Was Sammy's?  Bucky   Oct-24-08 08:49 PM   #8 
        - Sammy was mostly a democrat the only time he really broke ranks was for Nixon in '72  book_worm   Oct-24-08 08:50 PM   #9 
        - Yes. Don't you watch 'Weeds'? Shane found nudie photos of Mom between the pages of  ProgressiveEconomist   Oct-24-08 08:54 PM   #10 
  - Joe the tax dodging unlicensed plumber strikes again.  book_worm   Oct-24-08 08:40 PM   #2 
  - WOW! Unreal. Unmasked. n/t  Soup Bean   Oct-24-08 08:40 PM   #3 
  - Aren't his 15 minutes up?  RoyGBiv   Oct-24-08 08:41 PM   #4 
  - God save us from the stupidity of bigotry. It's a narrow view that  The Wielding Truth   Oct-24-08 08:43 PM   #5 
  - Nah Joe you just didn't understand the answer!  MadMaddie   Oct-24-08 08:48 PM   #7 
  - I understood Obama's answer.  rebel with a cause   Oct-25-08 01:06 AM   #26 
  - What did you expect from a Freeper?  parasim   Oct-24-08 09:03 PM   #11 
  - the "white teeth" raised my hackles  riverwalker   Oct-24-08 09:36 PM   #12 
  - Sammy Davis Jr played to that white racist stereotype too.  ProgressiveEconomist   Oct-24-08 09:47 PM   #14 
     - But he also had to endure racist stereotypes....  mitchum   Oct-24-08 09:51 PM   #16 
        - "A rather tragic figure"--YES! Unlike James Brown, he did not change with the times  ProgressiveEconomist   Oct-24-08 09:56 PM   #17 
  - Instead, from McCain, he's been getting a lap dance...eom  mscuedawg   Oct-24-08 09:37 PM   #13 
  - My opinion? He's a racist muthafuKKKer. n/t  silverojo   Oct-24-08 09:47 PM   #15 
  - Even granting Wurzelbacher the best of intentions re: "tap dancing" ...  krkaufman   Oct-24-08 10:38 PM   #18 
  - Exceleent, informative post. Thank you. Didn't realize Obama spent 6 whole minutes  ProgressiveEconomist   Oct-24-08 11:35 PM   #20 
     - Re; ~Thx for Joe info~ ... You're very welcome. I'd heard Obama was impressive ...  krkaufman   Oct-25-08 12:51 AM   #24 
        - He was impressive!  rebel with a cause   Oct-25-08 01:11 AM   #27 
           - Is he going WTF you aren't rich...  Realityhack   Oct-25-08 01:24 AM   #28 
              - It was WTF you aren't rich  rebel with a cause   Oct-25-08 01:43 AM   #29 
  - That's absolutely disgusting. What a despicable thing to say.  yardwork   Oct-24-08 10:39 PM   #19 
  - It was the most complete, concrete answer I've ever heard from any politician.  Political Heretic   Oct-24-08 11:38 PM   #21 
  - Chuckle. Exact same thing I said/posted one hour ago ...  krkaufman   Oct-25-08 12:35 AM   #22 
  - I've heard a lot of vile, racist things in my day.....  Clio the Leo   Oct-25-08 12:40 AM   #23 
  - Had JTP said, "tap dance just like Fred Astaire" I might agree with you. But he said  ProgressiveEconomist   Oct-25-08 11:24 AM   #35 
  - He's a bald face (and headed) LIAR!  Born_A_Truman   Oct-25-08 12:58 AM   #25 
  - I thought Joe the Plumber  ibegurpard   Oct-25-08 01:50 AM   #30 
  - re: "thought Joe was tired of spotlight"... Yes, so much so that ...  krkaufman   Oct-25-08 05:16 AM   #32 
  - Whats worse is  TheKentuckian   Oct-25-08 01:51 AM   #31 
  - Worthless piece of racist shit. FINALLY we have proof... he's just a racist asshole.  truthisfreedom   Oct-25-08 05:23 AM   #33 
  - typical ignorant redneck remark.............Barack took 4 minutes out of h is busy life  secondwind   Oct-25-08 06:36 AM   #34 

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