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Rep. Clyburn: John McCain Used Code Words Against Susan Rice or Something

dnha14 Wrote: Nov 20, 2012 5:14 PM
This is getting ridiculous. There can be no disagreement unless racism or sexism is involved. If women or people of color or both want to participate in the upper levels of business and government, they need to be able to take the heat. Like the fantasy spit that was supposedly hurled at the Democrats as they marched with Pelosi's over sized gavel, the cries of racism and sexism are beheld in the minds of the accusers only. The phony outrage is not getting old, it is old. It is ancient. Mr. Clyburn and others, you know who you are, you know that is possible to disagree without being sexist or racist. Allow that to happen, instead of whining all the time. I enclose a mirror for your use. Hope it helps.

According to Rep. James Clyburn, the use of the word "incompetent" to describe UN Ambassador Susan Rice's handling of the 9/11 terrorist attack in Benghazi is racist. He is accusing those who use the word to describe Rice as engaged in the use of "code words."

Rep. James Clyburn, D-S.C., told CNN on Tuesday that some Republican claims that Rice is "incompetent" may be racial in nature.

"These are code words," Clyburn said, adding that "these kinds of terms that those of us — especially those of us who were born and raised in...