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Snubbed: Obama Admonished for Skipping NAACP Convention

66promises Wrote: Jul 12, 2012 6:50 PM
I read an article today by a man from the USSR who now is in America legally. He wrote that he hated the Communist system, and still does, but that it is pure fabrication that Obama is or desires to be anything close to the Soviet style of governance by fear and intimidation. It is an insult to historical reality to throw around claims like that.

The audience at the NAACP's annual conference were treated this morning to a rousing, angry address from Vice President Joe Biden, who sang President Obama's praises and implied the fight for civil rights would be revived were Mitt Romney elected president. Here's a little taste of Sheriff Joe's diatribe:

But no matter the warm reception he received, the audience felt decidedly snubbed by Obama's lack of a presence, Buzzfeed reports. Despite their unwillingness to criticize the president outright, there were some grumblings about neglect: