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Time for the Administration To Stop Exploiting Race

coachpanto Wrote: Jun 26, 2012 6:48 PM
OK, PROVE the racism of the Republican leadership. List me the top 10 racist things Boehner, McConnell, Paul Ryan, Mitt Romney, Newt Gingrich, John McCain ever said. Or pick 10 other relevant leaders from the last 20 years of Republican leadership. If you can't find anything, then you sir, are a paranoid tin-foil hat crank who needs medication. No better than UFO freaks, 9-11 Truthers, or people who believe the pen*s-enlargement pills work. It's ok, come off the ledge. Nobody's gonna hurt you. The big bad racists went away. You're safe now. Come back inside, please. Everything's gonna be ok.
One advantage of defeating Barack Obama in November, apart from saving the country from financial ruin and the rest, is that conservatives will presumably be able to criticize liberal policies again without automatically being accused of racism.

These charges aren't just emanating from the fringe groups; they're not just being uttered by radical leftist bloggers or Occupy Wall Street zealots. They are no longer the exclusive province of race hustlers whose professional careers depend on stirring up animosity among racial groups.

In August 2011, the level of polarization seemed to reach a fever pitch, when Congressional Black Caucus Whip Andre Carson said, "Some...