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CTyankee Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Thu Oct-09-08 02:24 PM
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12. My guess is that he had Obama's blackness in his mind and just
reverted to his pre Civil Rights era thinking.

Nobody today uses the term.
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  -McCain uses "Tar Baby" susanbanks44  Oct-08-08 07:49 PM   #0 
  - I think that's stretching it a bit  Richard D   Oct-08-08 07:54 PM   #1 
  - Also from Wikipedia  beac   Oct-08-08 08:02 PM   #3 
     - Gee, guys, I pointed that out before, but to no avail  Jack Rabbit   Oct-08-08 08:37 PM   #7 
  - omg Jabba cut her hair, making the comparison even more apt  mikelgb   Oct-08-08 08:01 PM   #2 
  - It's only racist if he called a person that.  Eric J in MN   Oct-08-08 08:05 PM   #4 
  - "Posted on YouTube: March 16, 2007"  quantessd   Oct-08-08 08:05 PM   #5 
  - where I grew up in texas "tar baby" was always preceded by n****r nt  msongs   Oct-08-08 08:21 PM   #6 
  - He laughed as he was thinking about saying it...  stlsaxman   Oct-08-08 09:05 PM   #8 
  - Non issue  kwolf68   Oct-08-08 09:08 PM   #9 
  - Sorry not races he was trying to say "sticky situation"  Heather MC   Oct-08-08 10:13 PM   #10 
  - out of ANYTHING...  mcjackson   Oct-09-08 12:42 PM   #11 
  - My guess is that he had Obama's blackness in his mind and just  CTyankee   Oct-09-08 02:24 PM   #12 
  - Dog. Whistle. Politics.  soulcore   Oct-09-08 02:28 PM   #13 
  - Given that it was Mar 07 when Hillary and Romney were his concern, I think it was innocent  HopeHoops   Oct-09-08 04:37 PM   #14 

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