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A Hundred Percent of Nothing

Black and White Brian Wrote: Dec 19, 2012 9:24 AM
.... Detroit's social pathology is seen in other cities with large black populations such as Philadelphia, Newark, Baltimore and Chicago .... And, tragically, incrementally - although at an ever-quickening pace - with Sub-Saharan Africa's. Too bad The Black Avenger was run out of town on a rail. I always believed Brother Hamblin and my as-beloved Doctors Sowell and Williams (may the Almighty God bless and keep them all and those they love) comprised the perfect potential ruling troika! Merry Christmas. Big Brains and same-sized ... um ... rhymes with awls!

JoAnn Watson, Detroit city council member, said, "Our people in an overwhelming way supported the re-election of this president, and there ought to be a quid pro quo." In other words, President Obama should send the nearly bankrupted city of Detroit millions in taxpayer bailout money. But there's a painful lesson to be learned from decades of political hustling and counsel by intellectuals and urban experts.

In 1960, Detroit's population was 1.6 million. Blacks were 29 percent, and whites were 70 percent. Today, Detroit's population has fallen precipitously to 707,000, of which blacks are 84 percent and whites 8 percent....