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Hubert Flottz Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Sat Sep-13-08 03:48 PM
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17. "surprised at the BLATANT racism"
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  -I'm so confused. Are DUers surprised at the BLATANT racism.... timeforarevolution  Sep-13-08 03:28 PM   #0 
  - There are parts of the Country where you'd NEVER  annabanana   Sep-13-08 03:32 PM   #1 
  - I suppose I'm "blessed" (major sarcasm)....  timeforarevolution   Sep-13-08 03:42 PM   #10 
     - Some of my friends who grew up in the south  SoCalDem   Sep-14-08 10:16 AM   #46 
        - Yes, it's much more insidious now, and why...  timeforarevolution   Sep-14-08 12:36 PM   #47 
  - How is it "racist"?  MercutioATC   Sep-13-08 03:32 PM   #2 
  - I'm sorry, what part don't you get? :) n/t  timeforarevolution   Sep-13-08 03:43 PM   #11 
  - I don't see any racism.  MercutioATC   Sep-13-08 06:51 PM   #32 
     - You don't think the whole "Obama waffle" thing is racist?  timeforarevolution   Sep-13-08 08:23 PM   #33 
     - The tie-in to the Aunt Jemima "Mammy" image /nt  jberryhill   Sep-13-08 08:39 PM   #37 
        - That's a REAL stretch.  MercutioATC   Sep-13-08 09:07 PM   #39 
           - Why is he wearing a sombrero on the back of the box and turban on another panel of it?  jberryhill   Sep-13-08 09:09 PM   #40 
  - You're kidding, right?  HughBeaumont   Sep-14-08 10:11 AM   #45 
  - To be honest?...I actually AM a bit surprised...I grew up in a big City  whathehell   Sep-13-08 03:32 PM   #3 
  - I think growth of the whole right-wing hate radio influence...  timeforarevolution   Sep-13-08 03:46 PM   #15 
  - I grew up in an integrated east coast city neighborhood  HughMoran   Sep-13-08 08:54 PM   #38 
  - I truly believe the only reason this race is close is because  firedupdem   Sep-13-08 03:33 PM   #4 
  - I agree -- all the people who come up with lame excuses why they  gateley   Sep-13-08 03:38 PM   #5 
  - That is the problem...  misanthrope   Sep-13-08 03:42 PM   #9 
     - It's my hope that once Obama gets in office, and actually begins doing  gateley   Sep-13-08 03:45 PM   #13 
        - I agree with all of you in this sub-thread....  timeforarevolution   Sep-13-08 03:49 PM   #18 
  - Unfortunately  bluespeck   Sep-13-08 03:47 PM   #16 
     - Welcome, bluespeck. :)  timeforarevolution   Sep-13-08 03:51 PM   #21 
     - Welcome to DU, bluespeck!  gateley   Sep-13-08 04:06 PM   #26 
        - Thanks!  bluespeck   Sep-13-08 08:30 PM   #34 
  - LOL! How could any observant American be surprised?...  misanthrope   Sep-13-08 03:40 PM   #6 
  - Been a moderator here too long to be surprised at much  proud patriot   Sep-13-08 03:41 PM   #7 
  - You are truly fortunate. :) n/t  timeforarevolution   Sep-13-08 03:52 PM   #22 
  - No  tooeyeten   Sep-13-08 03:42 PM   #8 
  - these are supporters raising cash in McCain's name  bigtree   Sep-13-08 03:44 PM   #12 
  - I agree, and don't think anything such as this should be dismissed...  timeforarevolution   Sep-13-08 03:54 PM   #23 
  - I don't care when people "get it". That they are getting it is enough. n/t  sfexpat2000   Sep-13-08 03:46 PM   #14 
  - "surprised at the BLATANT racism"  Hubert Flottz   Sep-13-08 03:48 PM   #17 
  - Not this DUer  malaise   Sep-13-08 03:49 PM   #19 
  - The Right Wing nuts have nothing more to say about Obama except to  Cleita   Sep-13-08 03:49 PM   #20 
  - Yep, this is the final stage. :) n/t  timeforarevolution   Sep-13-08 03:55 PM   #24 
  - most non-issue criticism I hear..  Mesteryo   Sep-13-08 04:01 PM   #25 
  - Right, and I've had others admit they're afraid of...  timeforarevolution   Sep-13-08 04:08 PM   #27 
  - I'm not surprised or confused by anything at this point.  LWolf   Sep-13-08 04:38 PM   #28 
  - Do you consider this post in that category?  timeforarevolution   Sep-13-08 05:07 PM   #29 
     - Racism, and sexism, are certainly pervasive conditions in the U.S..  LWolf   Sep-14-08 08:48 AM   #43 
  - In what respect, Charlie?  brazenlyliberal   Sep-13-08 05:12 PM   #30 
  - FAMILY VALUES MY ASS!  timeforarevolution   Sep-13-08 05:15 PM   #31 
  - Unfortunately, no. nt  tannybogus   Sep-13-08 08:31 PM   #35 
  - "Surprised"? Yes and no  Raine   Sep-13-08 08:38 PM   #36 
  - I am not surprised at all  Skittles   Sep-13-08 09:22 PM   #41 
  - Anyone who is surprised...  ElboRuum   Sep-13-08 11:25 PM   #42 
  - Fear of a black president is being used quite effectively  cobalt1999   Sep-14-08 09:17 AM   #44 
  - I wish I was surprised n/t  Prophet 451   Sep-14-08 08:02 PM   #48 
 

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