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stevenleser Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Sat Jul-23-11 07:05 PM
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50. Absolutely. Look at the 'pugs who are behind Cain. You think they are race-neutral because of their
Edited on Sat Jul-23-11 07:06 PM by stevenleser
support? Yes, even racists can decide that it is better in a situation to go with someone against whom they are prejudiced rahter than another party who for various other reasons is worse.
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  -Someone convince me that it's a fucking coincidence that the moment an African-American man ... 11 Bravo  Jul-23-11 06:20 PM   #0 
  - Well said  malaise   Jul-23-11 06:22 PM   #1 
  - Nice race card  MNBrewer   Jul-23-11 06:22 PM   #2 
  - Right. Let's pretend that racism isn't alive and real  pnwmom   Jul-23-11 06:24 PM   #4 
  - Notice how "Dems" are saying that now just as much as Repubs say it.  DevonRex   Jul-23-11 06:29 PM   #7 
  - They have been doing it since he was elected..``  butterfly77   Jul-23-11 06:36 PM   #22 
  - I don't think the claim of playing the race card is due the OP saying that  kelly1mm   Jul-23-11 06:31 PM   #11 
  - I don't think criticism is based on racism. I do think  pnwmom   Jul-23-11 07:02 PM   #44 
  - If the author had said what you said  texshelters   Jul-23-11 07:08 PM   #51 
  - Indeed it is. And I suspect that much of Obama's criticism from the right is based on fear of the  Luminous Animal   Jul-23-11 06:38 PM   #26 
     - Clinton was also called "our first black President."  pnwmom   Jul-23-11 07:04 PM   #48 
        - Your point? Do you really think that Democrats protested NAFTA and the perverted welfare reform  Luminous Animal   Jul-23-11 07:18 PM   #61 
           - Yes, you are correct  texshelters   Jul-23-11 07:20 PM   #67 
              - Peace to you, too. Every time I think of the battle against welfare reform, I start to cry.  Luminous Animal   Jul-23-11 07:33 PM   #72 
  - Oh,please.  H2O Man   Jul-23-11 06:34 PM   #17 
  - Again, a person denying the existence of racism...  texshelters   Jul-23-11 07:04 PM   #49 
  - I think it is mostly due to the fact he was born in Kenya and isn't a citizen. ( n/t )  Make7   Jul-23-11 06:23 PM   #3 
  - I call out racism as much as anyone at DU and your OP is full of it.  EFerrari   Jul-23-11 06:25 PM   #5 
  - EFerrari, you left out two key letters before your last word in the subject.  Divine Discontent   Jul-23-11 06:58 PM   #39 
  - It's not coincidence at all. This will probably  DevonRex   Jul-23-11 06:28 PM   #6 
  - Baloney. The same criticisms are being made of Obama  EFerrari   Jul-23-11 06:30 PM   #10 
  - Of course it will.  11 Bravo   Jul-23-11 06:36 PM   #23 
  - So now you are  polmaven   Jul-23-11 07:15 PM   #57 
  - This is what the media's song will be all next week..  butterfly77   Jul-23-11 06:30 PM   #8 
  - The level of contempt for the man  countingbluecars   Jul-23-11 06:30 PM   #9 
  - And it started a few weeks after his election well before he took office. Thats the key.  stevenleser   Jul-23-11 07:03 PM   #45 
  - I guess Cornell West is a big racist then  texshelters   Jul-23-11 07:15 PM   #58 
  - I guess Cornell West is a big racist then  texshelters   Jul-23-11 07:17 PM   #60 
  - On DU it is not due to racism, it is because the President himself has acknowledged that SS and  still_one   Jul-23-11 06:31 PM   #12 
  - I think much of the prejudice on the Left is people adhering to their own set forumula  KittyWampus   Jul-23-11 06:31 PM   #13 
  - Obviously the racial examples you gave are plain aand simple racism.  napi21   Jul-23-11 06:32 PM   #14 
  - first thing i thought about was clinton too -  laruemtt   Jul-23-11 06:41 PM   #28 
  - I really like when I see someone try to say racism is not involved here  NNN0LHI   Jul-23-11 06:33 PM   #15 
  - i like turtles  piratefish08   Jul-23-11 06:34 PM   #16 
  - I agree with you 1st paragraph. In regards to the 2nd, there were plenty of labor activist,  Luminous Animal   Jul-23-11 06:35 PM   #18 
  - I judge by policies/appts: Arne Duncan, e.g. Geithner, e.g. Continuing Bush tax-cuts, e.g.  WinkyDink   Jul-23-11 06:35 PM   #19 
  - Sometimes you get angry when a person of superior intellect fills an office/position that  HysteryDiagnosis   Jul-23-11 06:35 PM   #20 
  - Tell me where the "have-nots" have benefitted since 2009 January?  WinkyDink   Jul-23-11 06:37 PM   #25 
     - Why you mad? I didn't do it. n/t  HysteryDiagnosis   Jul-23-11 06:45 PM   #32 
  - Not that it will convince you of anything, but calls to take back our country are pretty normal  onenote   Jul-23-11 06:36 PM   #21 
  - I get it but the person I know who hates Obama and everything...  Walk away   Jul-23-11 06:36 PM   #24 
  - Being married to a black woman proves nothing. She could  Fire1   Jul-23-11 06:47 PM   #34 
     - Wiser words were never spoken....  pipi_k   Jul-23-11 07:02 PM   # 
  - Do you honestly believe that RACIST people would vote for a black man???? Really?  in_cog_ni_to   Jul-23-11 06:38 PM   #27 
  - Oh, like no democrat voted for him b/c there REALLY was no  Fire1   Jul-23-11 07:04 PM   #47 
  - Oh please!  in_cog_ni_to   Jul-23-11 07:12 PM   #54 
     - Oh please, your damn self. You are hopelessly naive. n/t  Fire1   Jul-23-11 07:16 PM   #59 
        - Bullshit.  in_cog_ni_to   Jul-23-11 07:30 PM   #70 
  - Absolutely. Look at the 'pugs who are behind Cain. You think they are race-neutral because of their  stevenleser   Jul-23-11 07:05 PM   #50 
  - My son is a racist Georgia redneck,  RebelOne   Jul-23-11 07:15 PM   #56 
  - Those same repukes LOVED Bill Clinton, so it must be race.  hughee99   Jul-23-11 06:41 PM   #29 
  - I have no idea how to respond.  demmiblue   Jul-23-11 06:44 PM   #30 
  - Here's a thought.  11 Bravo   Jul-23-11 06:47 PM   #33 
     - I'll answer that. Obviously not. n/t  Fire1   Jul-23-11 06:55 PM   #37 
     - Here's a thought.  demmiblue   Jul-23-11 07:00 PM   #41 
        - But he's AA, so those opinions make you a racist. n/t  in_cog_ni_to   Jul-23-11 07:02 PM   #43 
           - But you're a self-described liberal. So your opinions ...  11 Bravo   Jul-23-11 07:11 PM   #53 
              - Why didn't you answer me?  demmiblue   Jul-23-11 07:18 PM   #62 
              - As I said before....  in_cog_ni_to   Jul-23-11 07:24 PM   #68 
  - I always thought Cornell West and Tavis Smiley were racists, now I KNOW it. Thanks. n/t  cherokeeprogressive   Jul-23-11 06:44 PM   #31 
  - What do they have to do with the OP?? Furthermore, they,  Fire1   Jul-23-11 06:53 PM   #35 
  - Ha ha, I just posted about  texshelters   Jul-23-11 07:19 PM   #65 
  - ...  Divine Discontent   Jul-23-11 06:54 PM   #36 
  - I give up...yep...  pipi_k   Jul-23-11 06:57 PM   #38 
  - they impeached Bill Clinton  Enrique   Jul-23-11 06:58 PM   #40 
  - Certainly, Race is a big part of the actions on the right,  texshelters   Jul-23-11 07:02 PM   #42 
  - Of course there is RAMPANT racism in America in general.  muffin1   Jul-23-11 07:03 PM   #46 
  - And I thought it couldn't get any uglier here  lunatica   Jul-23-11 07:09 PM   #52 
  - That's quite some specious conflation you've got there.  Edweird   Jul-23-11 07:13 PM   #55 
  - If criticizing Obama is racist  texshelters   Jul-23-11 07:18 PM   #63 
  - The post is not about criticism.  Avalux   Jul-23-11 07:20 PM   #66 
  - You're the one using the race card here..  JackDragna   Jul-23-11 07:19 PM   #64 
  - So if we elect a black President, we can't criticize him or we are racist?  spin   Jul-23-11 07:26 PM   #69 
  - Remember when people said Obama would be a "real liberal president"...  ProudToBeBlueInRhody   Jul-23-11 07:30 PM   #71 
  - everybody who disagrees with obama or the OP is racist. it's just that simple lol nt  msongs   Jul-23-11 07:34 PM   #73 
  - Locking  cbayer   Jul-23-11 07:34 PM   #74 
 

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