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

HermanBB Wrote: Nov 20, 2012 3:06 PM
How is that any difference than supporters of Israel calling people "anti-semitic" when they can't think of a rebuttal?
EyeOpine Wrote: Nov 20, 2012 4:24 PM
"How is that any difference ..................."
Simple........... you is dumb.
Nana82 Wrote: Nov 20, 2012 3:17 PM
Well, in your case because you blame Jooos for everything and are a Holocaust denier.

scrow Wrote: Nov 20, 2012 3:15 PM
Further, if I said, Blacks are brutal oppressors, it would be construed as a racist comment on MY part.

If I said Israeli Jews are brutal oppressors, it would be construed by the MSM and/or Palestinian supports as a simple statement of fact and speaking truth to power.
spartacus3344 Wrote: Nov 20, 2012 3:12 PM
It depends upon the statement. But the the majority of the anti-semetic accusations are like the majority of accusations of racism.

So are you condemning Clyburn for his idiocy here?
scrow Wrote: Nov 20, 2012 3:10 PM
Logic 101. They're not the same beccause they involve different things.

"israel should be left to die" = involves no code words.The meaning is clear and indicates hatred toward Israel and/or Jews, without translation or interpretation. It would be anti-semitic no matter who said it or who it is addressed to.

Incompetent = involves code words. If someone was unaware that McCain was white and Rice was black, they would have no reason to believe it was racist.

Thinking - it's good for you.

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...