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149. I came across an antique collection of postcards with this type of content

My husband deals in antique and he found a whole collection of these - I was stunned looking at them.

Surreal stuff.
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  -DU's a big tent. Even having to ASK if that cartoon is racist is an embarrassment and an indictment. omega minimo  Feb-19-09 01:22 AM   #0 
  - K&R  cliffordu   Feb-19-09 01:25 AM   #1 
  - More....  FrenchieCat   Feb-19-09 01:29 AM   #2 
  - And more  EFerrari   Feb-19-09 01:31 AM   #4 
  - oh holy fuck  omega minimo   Feb-19-09 01:36 AM   #8 
  - oh my  omega minimo   Feb-19-09 01:34 AM   #7 
  - I searched "Obama monkey" and I'd advise against doing that.  EFerrari   Feb-19-09 01:36 AM   #9 
  - I'm cutting the sock monkey some slack  LittleClarkie   Feb-20-09 03:10 AM   #215 
  - Those pics make me sick but they need to be seen....  firedupdem   Feb-19-09 01:29 AM   #3 
  - his drawing is crappy too  omega minimo   Feb-19-09 01:33 AM   #5 
  - One thing that Cenk Uygur concluded was that he may not  timtom   Feb-19-09 06:32 AM   #62 
     - this guy's sick. not worthy of a talented, clueless 6th grader. Stuck in Truly MAD Magazine mode  omega minimo   Feb-19-09 11:53 AM   #69 
     - Aw, come on. MAD Magazine is not as bad as this guy.  rosesaylavee   Feb-19-09 07:55 PM   #162 
        - Check out #4  omega minimo   Feb-20-09 12:20 AM   #205 
           - Lots of nasty from Delonas in your link...  Karenina   Feb-21-09 06:24 PM   #249 
     - He wrote a whole article. Even though I disagreed with that one point the rest makes a lot of sense!  CherylK   Feb-19-09 12:01 PM   #70 
        - thank you for including this. I hope you looked at the cartoons in the link above  omega minimo   Feb-19-09 12:39 PM   #74 
        - Cenk proposed the assumption that the cartoonist may not  timtom   Feb-19-09 02:28 PM   #85 
        - Fine. So, when 'I' speak my views, I shouldn't be called  Fire1   Feb-19-09 05:01 PM   #125 
  - I agree ~ as an African American with ancestors that were slaves  goclark   Feb-19-09 02:23 PM   #84 
  - It really saddened me today to see the apologies for the racism  me b zola   Feb-19-09 01:33 AM   #6 
  - AG Holder told the truth today....  FrenchieCat   Feb-19-09 01:41 AM   #11 
     - "Racism doesn't get discussed, it gets "used"."  omega minimo   Feb-19-09 02:00 AM   #18 
     - The media worked Dr. Wright for all they were worth.  EFerrari   Feb-19-09 02:29 AM   #29 
  - African American painter Michael Ray Charles has a collection, too. Here is one of his works:  Hissyspit   Feb-19-09 01:38 AM   #10 
  - .  omega minimo   Feb-19-09 01:44 AM   #13 
  - Great post...  Luminous Animal   Feb-19-09 01:44 AM   #12 
  - Thank you. And look at all the HEARTS up in heah!  omega minimo   Feb-19-09 01:48 AM   #14 
  - Sorry, but I shall forever associate the word "Chimp" and the  JDPriestly   Feb-19-09 02:57 AM   #42 
  - sanity  SpartanDem   Feb-19-09 01:57 AM   #15 
  - Thank you for the illustration. n/t  EFerrari   Feb-19-09 02:02 AM   #19 
  - :spray:  omega minimo   Feb-19-09 02:10 AM   #25 
     - Oh, it was a piece of work alright.  Ignis   Feb-19-09 02:11 PM   #81 
  - not this time  omega minimo   Feb-19-09 02:03 AM   #20 
  - I love this kind of excuse...  Luminous Animal   Feb-19-09 02:09 AM   #24 
  - Best post I've seen on this topic.  CrispyQ   Feb-19-09 01:08 PM   #79 
  - Yeah, cause an chimp tragically disfiguring a woman permanently  FrenchieCat   Feb-19-09 02:11 AM   #26 
  - Your post should be entitled "blindness" instead of "sanity"  Number23   Feb-19-09 02:54 AM   #37 
  - Rethink your reply.  Dammit Ann   Feb-19-09 03:17 AM   # 
  - Master bait  omega minimo   Feb-19-09 03:23 AM   #49 
     - YES!!!  Dammit Ann   Feb-19-09 03:25 AM   #50 
     - that was a flag, huh? good catch.  Dammit Ann   Feb-19-09 03:31 AM   #55 
  - I had never heard of the story, and I pay attention to the news.  crispini   Feb-19-09 06:08 AM   #61 
  - Sorry, but I didn't hear about the chimp attack  Betsy Ross   Feb-19-09 05:22 PM   #131 
  - That is not how it would have been taken  rebel with a cause   Feb-20-09 02:49 AM   #214 
     - EXCELLENT point.  omega minimo   Feb-20-09 02:15 PM   #230 
  - Error, you've already recommended that thread.  WhoDoYouTrust   Feb-19-09 01:57 AM   #16 
  - I actually kind of agree with you (even tho ur last OP was pushing the Indigo/Crystal kids folly.)  smalll   Feb-19-09 01:58 AM   #17 
  - much obliged  omega minimo   Feb-19-09 02:07 AM   #22 
  - AMEN.  Dammit Ann   Feb-19-09 02:07 AM   #21 
  - Dammit Ann!!! LOL  omega minimo   Feb-19-09 02:09 AM   #23 
  - Thank you, as do you darling! Keep fighting the good fight.  Dammit Ann   Feb-19-09 02:19 AM   #27 
     - and you are a foul mouthed rad OPer  omega minimo   Feb-19-09 02:22 AM   #28 
        - I try to be demure, what could you possibly mean?  Dammit Ann   Feb-19-09 02:30 AM   #30 
           - xoxo  omega minimo   Feb-19-09 02:32 AM   #31 
              - back atcha babe.  Dammit Ann   Feb-19-09 02:37 AM   #33 
  - What! I'm donating in Omega minimo's name, as well!  Kind of Blue   Feb-19-09 03:15 AM   #47 
     - Kind of Blue. Now I can be Marginalized!!  omega minimo   Feb-19-09 03:17 AM   #48 
        - YAY and God moves in a mysterious way!  Kind of Blue   Feb-19-09 03:30 AM   #54 
  - Thanks for this thread, Omega minimo.  Kind of Blue   Feb-19-09 02:35 AM   #32 
  - it's beyond me  omega minimo   Feb-19-09 02:40 AM   #34 
  - If you still can't get the connection...  Turborama   Feb-19-09 02:54 AM   #38 
  - Now, those would be cartoons I'd like to see.  Kind of Blue   Feb-19-09 03:03 AM   #44 
     - If this crap is what "sells papers," why are newspapers dying?  omega minimo   Feb-19-09 03:09 AM   #45 
  - The right wing will continue to pull this disgusting stuff. They will never stop.  EFerrari   Feb-19-09 02:46 AM   #35 
     - You know, I think they've done us a favor :)  Kind of Blue   Feb-19-09 03:10 AM   #46 
  - It is very difficult to look at those pictures. Thanks for posting them.  Number23   Feb-19-09 02:48 AM   #36 
  - There's nothing like having psychopaths projecting all over you, is there?  EFerrari   Feb-19-09 02:56 AM   #41 
  - Psychopaths, racially insensitive dolts. It's all the same really  Number23   Feb-19-09 03:40 AM   #57 
     - Yep. I should have said "sociopaths" because that's about what the right wing  EFerrari   Feb-19-09 03:21 PM   #95 
  - thank you for your post  omega minimo   Feb-19-09 11:46 AM   #68 
  - As I posted in another thread as an example, even some of our most revered cartoons  4lbs   Feb-19-09 02:55 AM   #39 
  - Oh honey, somebody had to write a book about the level of racism in American cartoons  Number23   Feb-19-09 03:35 AM   #56 
  - Was it racist when some DUers called Bush the Chimp?  JDPriestly   Feb-19-09 02:56 AM   #40 
  - Was it racist when no one pointed out the Bush family looks congenitally defective?  omega minimo   Feb-19-09 03:02 AM   #43 
  - Not racist- obvious  depakid   Feb-19-09 03:26 AM   #51 
  - OW!  omega minimo   Feb-19-09 03:28 AM   #52 
  - OMG! Apes everywhere are offended and looking into their family tree  bluedawg12   Feb-19-09 09:14 AM   #66 
  - I agree. Bush looks like a chimp. How anyone could associate  JDPriestly   Feb-19-09 05:13 PM   #127 
  - LOL~!! ::: claps hands ::: too funny, thanks for this!! :) nt  inna   Feb-19-09 11:58 PM   #204 
  - Are you really asking this?  FrenchieCat   Feb-19-09 03:28 AM   #53 
  - Unbelievable how you miss or choose  Kind of Blue   Feb-19-09 03:46 AM   #58 
  - this is stupid, the whole comparison of Obama to a Chimp has to do with racism  JI7   Feb-19-09 04:50 AM   #59 
  - I hope you know the answer to that.  bluedawg12   Feb-19-09 09:12 AM   #65 
  - It really is dismaying that some posters seem to be totally ignorant of their own country's...  Spazito   Feb-19-09 12:40 PM   #75 
  - IS BUSH BLACK??!?!!  tekisui   Feb-19-09 07:39 PM   #161 
  - Sorry Bush was not a black man- Your comparison doesn't work.  Marrah_G   Feb-19-09 08:00 PM   #163 
  - You know perfectly well that it was not.  Richard Steele   Feb-19-09 10:08 PM   #196 
  - The "cartoon" is flagrantly racist. I am no longer as surprised at the defense of  retread   Feb-19-09 05:26 AM   #60 
  - Not only racist but with violent implications. It was putrid.  bluedawg12   Feb-19-09 09:21 AM   #67 
  - Oy Vey.  OPERATIONMINDCRIME   Feb-19-09 06:38 AM   #63 
  - That cartoon was outrageously offensive and violent and slimy.  bluedawg12   Feb-19-09 09:09 AM   #64 
  - I suggest people stop feeding the trolls.  HiFructosePronSyrup   Feb-19-09 12:06 PM   #71 
  - Indeed.  last_texas_dem   Feb-19-09 02:20 PM   #83 
  - Or three, they accept that there is more than one possible interpretation of the cartoon  nxylas   Feb-19-09 02:50 PM   #90 
     - You aren't pissed off? Outraged? Ready to call everyone who doesn't see things your way  last_texas_dem   Feb-19-09 02:56 PM   #91 
     - "What are you doing HERE?!?!"  omega minimo   Feb-19-09 04:38 PM   #115 
        - I don't agree with your interpretation of a cartoon.  last_texas_dem   Feb-19-09 06:33 PM   #147 
           - What is your thought on race relations today? nt  Wednesdays   Feb-19-09 07:22 PM   #158 
           - Speaking broadly (and in a slightly cliched manner, I guess), I think  last_texas_dem   Feb-19-09 07:33 PM   #159 
           - What is your interpretation of the cartoon?  omega minimo   Feb-19-09 08:18 PM   #166 
              - Honestly, I'm pretty much burnt out on discussing the cartoon, b/c I don't see  last_texas_dem   Feb-19-09 08:38 PM   #168 
                 - No, just the "author" of the Stimulus Bill........ President Obama.  omega minimo   Feb-19-09 08:59 PM   #172 
                 - If that is how you interpret the cartoon, I understand completely  last_texas_dem   Feb-19-09 09:04 PM   #173 
                    - "They'll have to find someone else to write the next Stimulus Bill."  omega minimo   Feb-19-09 09:18 PM   #180 
                       - When I Google "obama author stimulus bill"  urgk   Feb-19-09 09:51 PM   #192 
                 - What is that shiny sparkle in the darkness?  urgk   Feb-19-09 09:08 PM   #175 
                 - Thanks, urgk  last_texas_dem   Feb-19-09 09:14 PM   #177 
                 - a burning cross  omega minimo   Feb-19-09 09:24 PM   #181 
                    - Do you believe my post was racist?  last_texas_dem   Feb-19-09 09:32 PM   #184 
                       - It seems the sparkle of reason he sees is light without the heat of history, context, meaning  omega minimo   Feb-19-09 09:43 PM   #186 
                       - Ok, let me write this slowly so as to not be misunderstood.  urgk   Feb-19-09 09:46 PM   #191 
                       - OK, so... in your book, a person who doesn't believe imagery in a political cartoon  last_texas_dem   Feb-19-09 10:09 PM   #197 
                          - interesting how those championing "reason" tend to use false reversals to try to make a point.......  omega minimo   Feb-19-09 10:13 PM   #198 
                          - What "false reversal" are you referencing?  last_texas_dem   Feb-19-09 10:14 PM   #199 
                             - Oh well, last_texas...  urgk   Feb-19-09 10:40 PM   #201 
                          - Would you believe the AP?  EFerrari   Feb-20-09 12:21 AM   #206 
                             - Apparently there's no consensus there, either...  last_texas_dem   Feb-20-09 12:37 AM   #207 
                             - At some point, you have to ask youself why you aren't seeing  EFerrari   Feb-20-09 02:23 AM   #212 
                                - I regularly take into consideration how people other than myself interpret things.  last_texas_dem   Feb-20-09 03:17 AM   #216 
                                - Yes. I agree.  urgk   Feb-20-09 06:02 AM   #219 
                                   - I"m sorry. Again, I wasn't speaking to you. n/t  EFerrari   Feb-20-09 11:53 AM   #222 
                                      - Translation:  urgk   Feb-20-09 12:26 PM   #223 
                                         - Translation:  omega minimo   Feb-20-09 01:27 PM   #227 
                                         - Listen Ignatius J. Reilly...  urgk   Feb-20-09 04:01 PM   #232 
                                         - Listen OperationMindUrgk  omega minimo   Feb-20-09 08:17 PM   #234 
                                         - I will miss both you and your hypocritical double-standards.  urgk   Feb-21-09 11:13 AM   #236 
                                         - Right, dig yourself in deeper. I might feel bad for you if I thought you were sincere  omega minimo   Feb-21-09 12:29 PM   #238 
                                         - Remember this?  urgk   Feb-21-09 05:22 PM   #243 
                                         - You blew it long before that. It's okay. Good luck to you.  omega minimo   Feb-21-09 09:12 PM   #254 
                                         - Yeayh, I blew it with a civil discussion.  urgk   Feb-22-09 08:17 AM   #260 
                                         - Poor dear  omega minimo   Feb-22-09 01:02 PM   #261 
                                         - I ignored the posts that continually babbled on about the OP...  urgk   Feb-22-09 04:36 PM   #262 
                                         - a sparkle of "reasonable" cluelessness can spark a wildfire of intolerance.  omega minimo   Feb-22-09 05:18 PM   #263 
                                         - Do you even understand your OP?  urgk   Feb-22-09 06:07 PM   #264 
                                         - Wrong  omega minimo   Feb-22-09 06:50 PM   #265 
                                         - They make perfume from a certain type of whale excretia...  urgk   Feb-23-09 05:55 AM   #267 
                                         - Thank you for your continued contribution to the thread.  urgk   Feb-23-09 03:20 PM   #268 
                             - LOL  omega minimo   Feb-20-09 12:42 AM   #208 
                             - What they "got" was that the Post half-apologized.  urgk   Feb-20-09 06:09 AM   #220 
                       - Because the burning cross made for a good sound bite.  urgk   Feb-19-09 09:44 PM   #187 
                          - you've now confirmed that you arrived in the thread to make trouble and you have  omega minimo   Feb-19-09 10:03 PM   #195 
                             - I'm making trouble?  urgk   Feb-19-09 10:39 PM   #200 
                 - You many not believe the monkey represents Obama...  Luminous Animal   Feb-21-09 05:41 PM   #244 
     - Amen, nxylas.  urgk   Feb-19-09 03:28 PM   #96 
     - Nope.  HiFructosePronSyrup   Feb-19-09 04:47 PM   #119 
  - Indeed!  Karenina   Feb-19-09 12:14 PM   #72 
  - Great thread, OM! nt  Flying Dream Blues   Feb-19-09 12:15 PM   #73 
  - Great name, Flying Dream Blues.  omega minimo   Feb-19-09 12:41 PM   #76 
     - Thanks! nt  Flying Dream Blues   Feb-19-09 04:47 PM   #120 
  - There is enough of a history of this comparison that anyone excusing this cartoon isn't very aware  AndrewP   Feb-19-09 12:45 PM   #77 
  - well put. A one line OP  omega minimo   Feb-19-09 01:33 PM   #80 
  - Thanks  AndrewP   Feb-19-09 04:03 PM   #101 
     - whaddooIknow I thought Letterman was vicious to Joaquin Phoenix -- a sign of our venal times  omega minimo   Feb-19-09 04:32 PM   #112 
  - Or they are very aware. n/t  retread   Feb-19-09 03:15 PM   #92 
     - hmmmmmmmmmmmm ..............................  omega minimo   Feb-19-09 03:30 PM   #97 
  - I remember a documentary  GinaMaria   Feb-19-09 12:51 PM   #78 
  - Seconded.  Redstone   Feb-19-09 02:12 PM   #82 
  - K&R  BrklynLiberal   Feb-19-09 02:34 PM   #86 
  - Howard stern listeners will recall Hateman and Daniel Karver  pasto76   Feb-19-09 02:43 PM   #87 
  - visual literacy. It's important. K, R, B  BlancheSplanchnik   Feb-19-09 02:47 PM   #88 
  - I think it was probably racist  Enrique   Feb-19-09 02:49 PM   #89 
  - How many people saw this POS before it was printed, do you think?  EFerrari   Feb-19-09 03:20 PM   #94 
  - There IS room for confusion here (first part cross-posted from another thread).  urgk   Feb-19-09 03:16 PM   #93 
  - Your post pretty much sums up my feelings on this subject.  last_texas_dem   Feb-19-09 03:34 PM   #98 
  - Nicely done. nt  jmg257   Feb-19-09 03:42 PM   #99 
  - The cartoon IS racist. The cartoonist's intentions don't change that. n/t  retread   Feb-19-09 04:04 PM   #102 
  - As for the cartoonists's intentions, I agree, he was trying to be racist.  JDPriestly   Feb-19-09 05:18 PM   #129 
     - That's an argument I hadn't heard yet.  urgk   Feb-19-09 05:35 PM   #135 
     - "Historically"!!?? Were you asleep or somehow unconscious during the recent election??  retread   Feb-19-09 06:18 PM   #144 
        - Ok, I'm not saying everybody does or should feel this way, but...  urgk   Feb-19-09 06:24 PM   #145 
  - Well, welcome to the thread you're actually in and not all those other ones pissing you off  omega minimo   Feb-19-09 04:26 PM   #105 
  - Honestly, I'm a little confused by your post.  urgk   Feb-19-09 05:15 PM   #128 
     - just read the thread. maybe that will help you. if you like.  omega minimo   Feb-19-09 05:48 PM   #139 
        - It isn't that I'm lost in the grand scheme of things.  urgk   Feb-19-09 06:02 PM   #143 
  - Thanks for the sanity. This is the BEST post on the subject I've seen. nt  Romulox   Feb-19-09 04:29 PM   #109 
  - except it's about other threads. maybe it belongs there.  omega minimo   Feb-19-09 04:44 PM   #118 
     - You're reinforcing my supposition that this is more about CONTROL  Romulox   Feb-20-09 08:33 AM   #221 
        - "force" "supposition" "CONTROL" -- mebbe those are your issues?  omega minimo   Feb-20-09 01:49 PM   #228 
  - No, there is no room for "confusion".  EFerrari   Feb-19-09 04:38 PM   #116 
     - confusion is what happens when Creationists meet people who have evolved  omega minimo   Feb-19-09 04:57 PM   #124 
     - The difficult bit in this negotiation, is that people of good will usually try  EFerrari   Feb-19-09 05:31 PM   #133 
     - Muuuch better :)  urgk   Feb-19-09 05:53 PM   #140 
        - you posted hours ago with a link to the cartoonists work. Haven't you looked at them? #93  omega minimo   Feb-19-09 08:30 PM   #167 
           - I have seen them. Of course. Posting the link wouldn't make sense otherwise.  urgk   Feb-19-09 09:54 PM   #194 
     - If you mean "let's not coddle the cartoonist," I agree.  urgk   Feb-19-09 05:31 PM   #134 
        - We're not doing what you're complaining about so get over it PLEASE  omega minimo   Feb-19-09 05:45 PM   #138 
     - EFerrari, honestly...  urgk   Feb-19-09 05:21 PM   #130 
        - Thank you for your considered opinion.  EFerrari   Feb-19-09 05:24 PM   #132 
        - ENUFF  omega minimo   Feb-19-09 05:43 PM   #136 
           - And who are you to decide?  urgk   Feb-19-09 05:56 PM   #141 
           - I'm the bigot bonking, chauvinist clomping loudmouth who has paid dearly for the privilege  omega minimo   Feb-19-09 08:54 PM   #171 
              - Ohhh, I see the problem here...  urgk   Feb-19-09 09:37 PM   #185 
                 - Those are just plain lies. Way beyond cluelessness.  omega minimo   Feb-19-09 09:45 PM   #190 
                    - Well, that settles that then.  urgk   Feb-19-09 10:43 PM   #203 
           - Let it go. It's so very good to read you, omega. Always a pleasure.  EFerrari   Feb-19-09 06:01 PM   #142 
  - Republicans don't do funny  The Wizard   Feb-19-09 04:01 PM   #100 
  - someone here linked the racist waffle box  omega minimo   Feb-19-09 04:27 PM   #106 
  - thank you  katty   Feb-19-09 04:14 PM   #103 
  - Hey what about the victem of the attack!  kooljerk666   Feb-19-09 04:23 PM   #104 
  - wow. awful. tragic. not funny is right.  omega minimo   Feb-19-09 04:29 PM   #107 
  - .  omega minimo   Feb-19-09 04:29 PM   #108 
  - Obama portrayed as a monkey is about as racist as one can get  Better Believe It   Feb-19-09 04:30 PM   #110 
  - simplicity is best  omega minimo   Feb-19-09 04:33 PM   #113 
  - Some people don't see "Obama" in the chimp.  urgk   Feb-19-09 05:44 PM   #137 
     - It's not possible to apply "reason" divorced from context, history, awareness of the power of images  omega minimo   Feb-19-09 09:07 PM   #174 
  - Duplicate Deleted  Better Believe It   Feb-19-09 04:30 PM   #111 
  - Opinion  Elderon   Feb-19-09 04:36 PM   #114 
  - Yeah! I thought monkeys wrote Shakespeare!  omega minimo   Feb-19-09 04:42 PM   #117 
     - Thanks!  Elderon   Feb-19-09 04:47 PM   #121 
  - Dog Whistle  JJ   Feb-19-09 04:54 PM   #122 
  - hell yes it was racist  noiretextatique   Feb-19-09 04:56 PM   #123 
  - I agree! nt  G_j   Feb-19-09 05:11 PM   #126 
  - Phooey! Sure it was as racist as all get-out . . . In MY opinion . . .  MrModerate   Feb-19-09 06:30 PM   #146 
  - My whole liberal self wants to agree with that but, it would be a mistake.  EFerrari   Feb-19-09 06:37 PM   #148 
  - I'm not sold on your analogy.  urgk   Feb-19-09 06:43 PM   #150 
  - Sorry? I wasn't speaking to you.  EFerrari   Feb-19-09 06:48 PM   #152 
     - Trying to decide between Pfffft! and Thbththtbbbb! (n/t)  urgk   Feb-19-09 10:42 PM   #202 
  - Naaah. Another interpretation is that the authors of the stimulus bill . . .  MrModerate   Feb-19-09 06:52 PM   #154 
     - That's too abstract for people viewing a cartoon.  EFerrari   Feb-19-09 06:56 PM   #155 
        - Well, we'll just agree to disagree . . .  MrModerate   Feb-19-09 07:10 PM   #156 
           - Yes, they are. I agree with you! We will see a lot more of this  EFerrari   Feb-19-09 07:12 PM   #157 
  - You're right, I apologized for "cluelessness," not reason or disagreement  omega minimo   Feb-19-09 08:41 PM   #170 
  - (shrug) And reasonable people can disagree about gravity's reality too.  BlooInBloo   Feb-19-09 09:52 PM   #193 
  - I came across an antique collection of postcards with this type of content  debbierlus   Feb-19-09 06:40 PM   #149 
  - Someone gave me a whole "completer" set of this stuff.  EFerrari   Feb-19-09 06:44 PM   #151 
  - it's not as if it needs to be justified to ANYONE  CitizenPatriot   Feb-19-09 06:50 PM   #153 
  - Excellent. Thank EVERYBODY for the lucid POVs and comments  omega minimo   Feb-19-09 08:15 PM   #164 
  - KNR! Too Many on DU are Apologists for Racism.  tekisui   Feb-19-09 07:37 PM   #160 
  - I hear you, omega  Skittles   Feb-19-09 08:17 PM   #165 
  - cool  omega minimo   Feb-19-09 08:39 PM   #169 
  - As an eighty-year-old white man  WoodyM   Feb-19-09 09:11 PM   #176 
  - I wondered if the ape wasn't lifted from somewhere. n/t  EFerrari   Feb-19-09 09:17 PM   #178 
  - There it is. Thank you WoodyM.  omega minimo   Feb-19-09 09:25 PM   #182 
  - Hi there  City of Mills   Feb-19-09 09:17 PM   #179 
  - LOL  omega minimo   Feb-19-09 09:28 PM   #183 
  - To tell the truth the only things I could understand about the cartoon . . .  defendandprotect   Feb-19-09 09:45 PM   #188 
  - White democrats are still white...  BlooInBloo   Feb-19-09 09:45 PM   #189 
  - too late to recommend, but here's a kick  mythyc   Feb-20-09 02:22 AM   #209 
  - thank you for closing this remarkably civilized DU thought experiment  omega minimo   Feb-20-09 02:27 AM   #213 
  - too late to recommend, but here's a kick  mythyc   Feb-20-09 02:22 AM   #210 
  - too late to recommend, but here's a kick  mythyc   Feb-20-09 02:22 AM   #211 
  - So is any cartoon drawn chimp racist or does context matter?  Political Heretic   Feb-20-09 04:48 AM   #217 
  - this might help you answer your own question  omega minimo   Feb-20-09 12:42 PM   #225 
     - This has what to do with what, exactly?  Political Heretic   Feb-21-09 06:05 AM   #235 
        - look and you will see (just scroll over the purple and click the red letters)  omega minimo   Feb-21-09 02:42 PM   #241 
  - Uh huh  Cid_B   Feb-20-09 04:54 AM   #218 
  - Not here. This thread considers it "cluelessness" which implies potential to at the very least  omega minimo   Feb-20-09 12:37 PM   #224 
  - Some people are racist and ignorant. n/t  EFerrari   Feb-20-09 01:13 PM   #226 
  - That's what I've been saying.  urgk   Feb-20-09 04:06 PM   #233 
  - I can't rec but can kick and very much agree with what you wrote...  uppityperson   Feb-20-09 01:54 PM   #229 
  - that's mighty Uppity of ya  omega minimo   Feb-20-09 02:42 PM   #231 
  - people see what they want to see and what they're tuned into...  dysfunctional press   Feb-21-09 11:18 AM   #237 
  - Did you read anything at all here? Or just striking out randomly with a prepackaged attitude?  omega minimo   Feb-21-09 12:36 PM   #239 
  - racism exists, yes- but not in everything and everywhere- unless that's what you want to see...  dysfunctional press   Feb-21-09 06:46 PM   #251 
     - "unless that's what you want to see apparently you do" & you're basing that on your own blindspot or  omega minimo   Feb-21-09 07:01 PM   #252 
     - you're entitled to your...opinion.  dysfunctional press   Feb-22-09 02:02 AM   #257 
        - Indeed, you are.  Karenina   Feb-23-09 05:14 AM   #266 
     - Even the racists think it is a racist cartoon...  Luminous Animal   Feb-21-09 07:04 PM   #253 
        - and they're entitled to their opinion(s) as well.  dysfunctional press   Feb-22-09 02:03 AM   #258 
  - Yet another fine illustration of Gaslighting 101. n/t  EFerrari   Feb-21-09 06:06 PM   #247 
  - Thank you DU for a healthy discussion on a difficult topic, showing we can DU it.  omega minimo   Feb-21-09 12:38 PM   #240 
  - What do the white supremacists think?  Luminous Animal   Feb-21-09 03:56 PM   #242 
  - Thank you for reading that vile Cr2p for me. n/t  EFerrari   Feb-21-09 06:03 PM   #245 
  - You are welcome.  Luminous Animal   Feb-21-09 06:06 PM   #246 
     - I agree. What these horrible people aren't counting on, though,  EFerrari   Feb-21-09 06:10 PM   #248 
  - They think?  omega minimo   Feb-21-09 09:16 PM   #255 
  - I win(?!)... Here's the most racist antique toy in history:  JohnnyRingo   Feb-21-09 06:31 PM   #250 
  - A tradition of hiding hatred and violence in "cute" cartoons  omega minimo   Feb-21-09 09:19 PM   #256 
  - Kara Walker does some interesting work around these images  Dastard Stepchild   Feb-22-09 05:18 AM   #259 
 

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