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WillieW Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Tue Sep-15-09 04:21 PM
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47. Absolutely fabulous letter. Tanks
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  -An open letter to the woman with the "Lyin' African" sign: Tommy_Carcetti  Sep-15-09 01:25 PM   #0 
  - To the greatest page!  Kadie   Sep-15-09 01:29 PM   #1 
  - Thank you for writing that, Tommy_Carcetti. Excellent. nt  quiet.american   Sep-15-09 01:31 PM   #2 
  - Be kind and gentle always, and my friend, you were very kind! n/t  peace13   Sep-15-09 01:32 PM   #3 
  - KNR!  tinkerbell41   Sep-15-09 01:32 PM   #4 
  - Add one line to it: If I am still around when you pass on  asjr   Sep-15-09 01:34 PM   #5 
  - The Horst Wessel Song would also be appropriate.  infidel dog   Sep-15-09 04:11 PM   #44 
  - This was a perfect response  Mz Pip   Sep-15-09 01:35 PM   #6 
  - If this photo was taken in AZ ,I'm afraid.  louis-t   Sep-15-09 01:36 PM   #7 
  - From the site where I found the photos....  Tommy_Carcetti   Sep-15-09 02:26 PM   #20 
     - Kucinich is our curse, not our blessing.  Berry Cool   Sep-15-09 02:31 PM   #22 
        - Kucinich is NOT our "curse". Not "our" curse, anyway.  loudsue   Sep-15-09 05:31 PM   #53 
        - I second and THIRD that!!  timtom   Sep-16-09 05:21 AM   #107 
        - Kucinich is our BLESSING, NOT our curse.  RoccoR5955   Sep-16-09 07:17 AM   #112 
        - odd thing to say after Kucinich saved your craphole town.  provis99   Sep-15-09 05:58 PM   #58 
        - Feh  kenfrequed   Sep-15-09 09:42 PM   #76 
        - Are you kidding me?  Earth_First   Sep-16-09 04:01 AM   #100 
        - give the man  druidity33   Sep-16-09 06:18 AM   #110 
        - How many times have you posted this comment?  Algorem   Sep-16-09 08:03 AM   #117 
  - The most thoughtful and well put response Op I have seen in a while...  AuntPatsy   Sep-15-09 01:37 PM   #8 
  - Wow... that's fantastic.  redqueen   Sep-15-09 01:37 PM   #9 
  - Well said!  Louisiana1976   Sep-15-09 01:37 PM   #10 
  - Please submit this to some newspapers, especially the one where that  Skidmore   Sep-15-09 01:39 PM   #11 
  - I agree! what newspaper did this ?  april   Sep-16-09 10:31 AM   #134 
  - She will be mortifying her grandchildren years after she dies.  Walk away   Sep-15-09 01:41 PM   #12 
  - Yes little Timmy and Mary.......  DMNinFL   Sep-15-09 02:35 PM   #24 
  - Thank you!  murray hill farm   Sep-15-09 01:42 PM   #13 
  - And THAT'S the name of THAT tune!  11 Bravo   Sep-15-09 01:43 PM   #14 
  - YOU MADAM....ARE A RACIST!!! There are potholes in Hell for people like you.  trueblue2007   Sep-15-09 01:45 PM   #15 
  - Excellent. I hope someone recognizes her and sends this letter to wipe that smile off her face.  Frustratedlady   Sep-15-09 01:47 PM   #16 
  - The Obamas have dealt with it all their lives.  cyndensco   Sep-16-09 07:36 AM   #114 
  - looks like the sister  riverwalker   Sep-15-09 01:53 PM   #17 
  - My impression, too.  Octafish   Sep-15-09 02:39 PM   #25 
     - Wow lady...those are some hella dentures ya got there.  Ticonderoga   Sep-15-09 06:05 PM   #59 
     - Whenever I see this picture, ALL I can look at  demwing   Sep-15-09 09:58 PM   #77 
        - It's like the top plate is protruding. EWWWW!  HughBeaumont   Sep-16-09 10:36 AM   #135 
  - Excellent post.  Mad_Dem_X   Sep-15-09 01:54 PM   #18 
  - I think these pictures of warped people should go up on national news. I wonder  glinda   Sep-15-09 02:00 PM   #19 
  - I saw this picture last night on MSNBC.  verges   Sep-16-09 12:29 AM   #89 
  - You more than make up for her ignorance and bigotry.  DainBramaged   Sep-15-09 02:31 PM   #21 
  - She looks sooo proud of herself  ecstatic   Sep-15-09 02:34 PM   #23 
  - Re-elect Tommy Carcetti  me b zola   Sep-15-09 02:40 PM   #26 
  - Ha ha!  Tommy_Carcetti   Sep-15-09 02:51 PM   #28 
     - You presume correctly  me b zola   Sep-15-09 03:09 PM   #31 
  - Likewise have passed on many who were the face of hateful racism in Little Rock in 1957.  damntexdem   Sep-15-09 02:41 PM   #27 
  - Incredible Post. I wish I could recommend 100+ times. Thank you nt  Thickasabrick   Sep-15-09 03:00 PM   #29 
  - That woman and other crazed teabaggers are MESSED up  alp227   Sep-15-09 03:07 PM   #30 
  - Very well done  Nancy_Thompson   Sep-15-09 03:18 PM   #34 
  - What it looks like it's saying is this:  drm604   Sep-15-09 03:17 PM   #32 
  - The meaning must have been, "The zoo has an African lion, and the WH has a lyin' African."  LuckyLib   Sep-15-09 04:08 PM   #43 
  - I think she just blew the line and forgot the word "lion."  caseymoz   Sep-15-09 08:26 PM   #71 
  - The lion's picture WAS in the wrong spot...  Butch350   Sep-16-09 08:14 AM   #118 
  - What an asshole she is. I feel sorry for her children. nt  Flatulo   Sep-15-09 03:17 PM   #33 
  - k&r  Swamp Rat   Sep-15-09 03:20 PM   #35 
  - That's so true.  ScottLand   Sep-15-09 03:27 PM   #36 
  - k&r.....  spanone   Sep-15-09 03:27 PM   #37 
  - And you know what the ultimate irony will be?  DFW   Sep-15-09 03:34 PM   #38 
  - Bravissimo Mr.Carcetti !  Lena inRI   Sep-15-09 03:42 PM   #39 
  - where?  katkat   Sep-15-09 03:55 PM   #40 
  - This post really touched me...  archiemo   Sep-15-09 04:00 PM   #41 
  - Well said, Tommy.  George II   Sep-15-09 04:05 PM   #42 
  - Beautiful post. K&R n/t  myrna minx   Sep-15-09 04:14 PM   #45 
  - courtesy of wonkette....  scarface2004   Sep-15-09 04:20 PM   #46 
  - Absolutely fabulous letter. Tanks  WillieW   Sep-15-09 04:21 PM   #47 
  - Accolades for your ability to keep a civil tongue is your discourse.  HCE SuiGeneris   Sep-15-09 04:24 PM   #48 
  - Wow. Putting the BAG in Teabagger . . . nt.  mistertrickster   Sep-15-09 05:15 PM   #49 
  - Wow!  Spazito   Sep-15-09 05:21 PM   #50 
  - When I saw her I thought I recognized her  d_r   Sep-15-09 05:24 PM   #51 
  - Lady, Your Racist Ass is Busted!  BluDemocratGirl   Sep-15-09 08:04 PM   #68 
  - my God, look at their faces.  CitizenLeft   Sep-15-09 10:39 PM   #82 
  - Not anonymous anymore?  singingbiscuit   Sep-16-09 10:26 AM   #131 
  - What on earth......  BooScout   Sep-15-09 05:28 PM   #52 
  - She is a proud "ugly American"  sonias   Sep-15-09 05:32 PM   #54 
  - I have to believe that most people are like you,  redwitch   Sep-15-09 05:35 PM   #55 
  - fantastic writing  Lifelong Protester   Sep-15-09 05:47 PM   #56 
  - I guess I'm not really surprised at this.  newtothegame   Sep-15-09 05:49 PM   #57 
  - Well, that's the stupidest thing I've read all day. Thanks for nuthin'. n/t  Subdivisions   Sep-15-09 06:08 PM   #60 
     - Guy's a serial "Punchy McWantstostartshit".  HughBeaumont   Sep-16-09 03:59 AM   #99 
  - nothing really to add, but I admire your combination of intelligence and humanity  abq e streeter   Sep-15-09 06:18 PM   #61 
  - She didn't even get the line right. An "African Lion" and a "Lyin' African"  Stephanie   Sep-15-09 06:37 PM   #62 
  - Well said.  ShrimpScampi   Sep-15-09 06:42 PM   #63 
  - A reasoned, heartfelt reply  ProudToBeBlueInRhody   Sep-15-09 06:45 PM   #64 
  - 'Lyin African!' I get it! She's so funny!  onehandle   Sep-15-09 07:40 PM   #65 
  - By the looks of that shit eatin' grin, she so proud of herself, too.  SammyWinstonJack   Sep-16-09 10:39 AM   #137 
  - Thanks to everyone.  Tommy_Carcetti   Sep-15-09 07:40 PM   #66 
  - I wish I could rec this a few hundred times  sellitman   Sep-15-09 08:01 PM   #67 
  - Ditto that!  classof56   Sep-15-09 10:35 PM   #81 
  - Bitch, this is 2009!  BluDemocratGirl   Sep-15-09 08:09 PM   #69 
  - not bitch  katkat   Sep-16-09 04:22 AM   #101 
  - Republican'ts still ain't letting go of "TEH RED MENACE" in 2009.  HughBeaumont   Sep-16-09 04:22 AM   #102 
     - whoa, the stupidity and hate is astounding  bettyellen   Sep-16-09 09:59 AM   #128 
     - Let's not forget this gem from earlier:  Tommy_Carcetti   Sep-16-09 10:46 AM   #141 
  - The wingnuts teach each other now to be racists & assholes and how not to have  applegrove   Sep-15-09 08:15 PM   #70 
  - Oh god damn it  varelse   Sep-15-09 08:30 PM   #72 
  - Great post  maxpower   Sep-15-09 08:34 PM   #73 
  - It's high time that someone took steps to end this racism.  RoccoR5955   Sep-15-09 09:16 PM   #74 
  - From another fellow anonymous, thank you Tommy. Recommended.  bertman   Sep-15-09 09:38 PM   #75 
  - Wow! Just Wow!.....  BrklynLiberal   Sep-15-09 09:59 PM   #78 
  - Good point. The blonde girl shown screaming at the Black girl  tblue37   Sep-15-09 10:06 PM   #79 
  - thank you, that almost brought tears to my eyes..  Douglas Carpenter   Sep-15-09 10:31 PM   #80 
  - outstanding letter. Deeply moved.  CitizenLeft   Sep-15-09 10:41 PM   #83 
  - such a brain dead look!  demigoddess   Sep-15-09 10:52 PM   #84 
  - The eyes behind those glasses are quite crazed.  graywarrior   Sep-15-09 11:25 PM   #85 
  - amazing letter ...  InfiniteThoughts   Sep-15-09 11:38 PM   #86 
  - not a lady  katkat   Sep-16-09 04:24 AM   #103 
  - But no, she isn't a RACIST piece of trash, so stop sayin' that!  LynnTheDem   Sep-15-09 11:54 PM   #87 
  - Much, MUCH more contained than I could have been. Kudos to you, sir.  BobTheSubgenius   Sep-15-09 11:55 PM   #88 
  - very nice!!!  shireen   Sep-16-09 12:43 AM   #90 
  - Ya they think it is real fucking funny.  Rex   Sep-16-09 12:45 AM   #91 
  - What I get from your letter,  FreedomTrain   Sep-16-09 12:46 AM   #92 
  - Oh so everyone is mistaken? She was complimenting our President?  XOKCowboy   Sep-16-09 01:12 AM   #93 
  - she forgot the "American" part! also, what does Obama's race have to do with anything?  ima_sinnic   Sep-16-09 03:39 AM   #97 
  - Deleted message  Name removed   Sep-16-09 04:26 AM   #104 
  - That's an incredible piece of writing.  Withywindle   Sep-16-09 01:28 AM   #94 
  - K&R  cliffordu   Sep-16-09 02:29 AM   #95 
  - 333 Votes  BooBluePotion   Sep-16-09 02:37 AM   #96 
  - This photo emphasizes Jimmy Carter's point about racism.  BlueMTexpat   Sep-16-09 03:51 AM   #98 
  - Kick  brettdale   Sep-16-09 04:36 AM   #105 
  - A slight quibble  TicketyBoo   Sep-16-09 04:47 AM   #106 
  - I believe they count Grover Cleveland twice....  Tommy_Carcetti   Sep-16-09 06:02 AM   #108 
     - You're right. Obama is the 43rd man to hold the office  DFW   Sep-16-09 06:18 AM   #111 
     - I stand corrected.  TicketyBoo   Sep-16-09 08:37 AM   #122 
  - good letter, but...  Lucky Luciano   Sep-16-09 06:05 AM   #109 
  - Re-reading....  GTurck   Sep-16-09 07:20 AM   #113 
  - One of the BESTS posts EVER on DU!  tilsammans   Sep-16-09 07:37 AM   #115 
  - NOT a wedding ring - it's on her right hand  Ezlivin   Sep-16-09 07:44 AM   #116 
  - Well, hopefully  singingbiscuit   Sep-16-09 10:27 AM   #133 
  - I only wish  BigD_95   Sep-16-09 08:21 AM   #119 
  - i agree want info  april   Sep-16-09 11:03 AM   #142 
  - Probably the most creative thing she's done in her life...  Butch350   Sep-16-09 08:25 AM   #120 
  - Great letter  Vinnie From Indy   Sep-16-09 08:32 AM   #121 
  - You Should Send This as a LTTE to the Cleveland Papers  abluelady   Sep-16-09 09:06 AM   #123 
  - Where did you find this? Link?  kegler14   Sep-16-09 09:35 AM   #124 
  - You can find it and other disturbing signs from the protest here:  Tommy_Carcetti   Sep-16-09 09:44 AM   #127 
     - thanks  kegler14   Sep-17-09 07:29 AM   #152 
  - Pass the eye bleach  lapislzi   Sep-16-09 09:41 AM   #125 
  - what state is this from? I think we should take out a page add & show the ignorance!  april   Sep-16-09 09:43 AM   #126 
  - This was from the 9/12 rally in DC.  HughBeaumont   Sep-16-09 10:41 AM   #139 
  - What a "Jackass"!  Catherine Vincent   Sep-16-09 10:18 AM   #129 
  - What a stupid fucking sign.  skypilot   Sep-16-09 10:23 AM   #130 
  - ...  ThatsMyBarack   Sep-16-09 10:27 AM   #132 
  - nice  savings   Sep-16-09 10:39 AM   #136 
  - Welcome to DU, savings  kanrok   Sep-16-09 10:43 AM   #140 
  - Nice Job Tommy  kanrok   Sep-16-09 10:40 AM   #138 
  - Way to go Tommy!  ananda   Sep-16-09 12:05 PM   #143 
  - Ooh - ooh -- I agree w/Skidmore and april -- submit this to the newspaper! nt  gateley   Sep-16-09 01:15 PM   #144 
  - As "anonymous", I consider this free domain...  Tommy_Carcetti   Sep-16-09 01:21 PM   #145 
     - Watch, they'll be deluged by 1000 submissions by DUers! This is just so  gateley   Sep-16-09 01:28 PM   #146 
     - That rag could use a little truth, except  HughBeaumont   Sep-16-09 09:23 PM   #149 
  - Beautifully expressed  YellerKitty   Sep-16-09 09:18 PM   #147 
  - Perfect!  grantcart   Sep-16-09 09:21 PM   #148 
  - Beautiful letter  lupinella   Sep-17-09 12:59 AM   #150 
  - I get the feeling she is calling the President an "African" based...  Zookeeper   Sep-17-09 01:14 AM   #151 
 

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