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bliss_eternal Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Thu May-21-09 05:54 PM
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22. lol.
good point! they did hate clinton immediately, didn't they?

white guilt is less pervasive than white privilege--but it does exist.
nice to see someone recognize it.
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  -Am I being overly sensitive ..... ? Stinky The Clown  May-21-09 05:32 PM   #0 
  - I think it's their way  ErinBerin84   May-21-09 05:34 PM   #1 
  - no.  bliss_eternal   May-21-09 05:35 PM   #2 
  - yah, maybe  NMDemDist2   May-21-09 05:35 PM   #3 
  - Yes, you're being overly sensitive.  MercutioATC   May-21-09 05:35 PM   #4 
  - Clinton was "privileged"???  rvablue   May-21-09 05:45 PM   #13 
  - it's called "white privilege."  bliss_eternal   May-21-09 05:51 PM   #17 
  - He was 'white trash'. That's what his mother was called in DC. Hence the coded language whenBroder  Captain Hilts   May-21-09 05:53 PM   #20 
     - white "trash" is higher on the scale...  bliss_eternal   May-21-09 05:58 PM   #23 
     - Actually you are wrong  Synicus Maximus   May-21-09 09:49 PM   #41 
        - (on edit) you said....  bliss_eternal   May-21-09 10:03 PM   #43 
     - I'm no fan of Clinton, but you are absolutely right...  mitchum   May-21-09 06:12 PM   #28 
  - How was Barack's family wealthy?  kwassa   May-21-09 07:31 PM   #33 
     - Try this: go look up "comparatively" in the dictionary. n/t  rvablue   May-22-09 12:34 PM   #48 
  - Bubba came from a lower income background. nt  Captain Hilts   May-21-09 05:49 PM   #14 
     - but Bubba was still "white."  bliss_eternal   May-21-09 06:05 PM   #25 
  - They're weasel weenies -  Tangerine LaBamba   May-21-09 05:35 PM   #5 
  - Totally OT...  Fumesucker   May-21-09 09:57 PM   #42 
  - I don't find it racist as much as classist  Warpy   May-21-09 05:36 PM   #6 
  - if one doesn't belong to...  bliss_eternal   May-21-09 05:42 PM   #9 
  - Oh, I spot it just often enough I don't have to  Warpy   May-21-09 07:26 PM   #32 
     - that's a start...  bliss_eternal   May-21-09 08:02 PM   #34 
        - ABSOLUTELY  Number23   May-21-09 10:03 PM   #44 
           - Some of these feelings are so ingrained that people don't realize it  ellacott   May-22-09 12:28 PM   #47 
              - lol That whole thing with white people and the word n*gger never ceases to amuse me  Number23   May-22-09 04:27 PM   #49 
  - Well, both his parents had graduate degrees, so that makes him entitled, actually.  Captain Hilts   May-21-09 05:54 PM   #21 
     - lol.  bliss_eternal   May-21-09 06:10 PM   #27 
     - I'm done reading you because you can't spell 'privilege'. nt  Captain Hilts   May-21-09 09:06 PM   #37 
        - Ha!  bliss_eternal   May-21-09 09:35 PM   #39 
     - Captain, you have filled this site with your "pearls" before, but this one  Number23   May-21-09 10:09 PM   #45 
  - Steve Martin in "The Jerk" - "My story? Okay. I was born a poor black child."  HopeHoops   May-21-09 05:37 PM   #7 
  - And white athletes work hard, but black athletes are "gifted"  FSogol   May-21-09 05:43 PM   #10 
     - someone else...  bliss_eternal   May-21-09 05:44 PM   #11 
        - That's the subject of a LOT of discussion in athletics, especially with the simultaneous rise  Captain Hilts   May-21-09 05:50 PM   #16 
           - lmao.  bliss_eternal   May-21-09 06:58 PM   #30 
  - I think it's his poll numbers more than his race  Enrique   May-21-09 05:38 PM   #8 
  - I think you're right.  surrealAmerican   May-21-09 08:24 PM   #36 
  - Probably afraid of the public backlash if they jump right in and criticize  lunatica   May-21-09 05:44 PM   #12 
  - Correct. The press has been criticized for treating Jesse Jackson like a legitimate  Captain Hilts   May-21-09 05:52 PM   #18 
     - Jackson's campaign was pretty legitimate  ellacott   May-22-09 12:12 PM   #46 
  - They Know If They Pummel Him In the Introduction  Mr. Ected   May-21-09 05:50 PM   #15 
  - I agree. It's racist, and it's an expression of guilt.  Laelth   May-21-09 05:52 PM   #19 
  - lol.  bliss_eternal   May-21-09 05:54 PM   #22 
  - I think it's more from them being careful criticizing a popular President.  rucky   May-21-09 06:00 PM   #24 
  - They ran with a "Clinton is a goofy hillbilly redneck from podunk Arkansas"  HiFructosePronSyrup   May-21-09 06:07 PM   #26 
  - I think it is a little bit of "all of the above"  nevergiveup   May-21-09 06:26 PM   #29 
  - Stinky, my dear friend  Mike 03   May-21-09 07:00 PM   #31 
  - Well, there's definitely a reason we didn't say these things about Bush.  Berry Cool   May-21-09 08:12 PM   #35 
  - Actually, on paper, he *did* have a great story  Stinky The Clown   May-21-09 09:32 PM   #38 
  - You read it right.  Raineyb   May-21-09 09:47 PM   #40 

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