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RG III Gets 'Uncle Tom' Treatment

Kachina27284 Wrote: Dec 27, 2012 3:36 PM
These comments almost sound.....racist, you know? If a black man doesn't walk the line as prescribed, he is in danger of getting off the liberal plantation. It is odd that MLK is mentioned here. He said something about judging people based upon the content of their character, not the color of their skin. I wonder if they got the memo from MLK?
Stuart95 Wrote: Dec 27, 2012 4:46 PM
They got the MLK memo, but then threw it out because it foreclosed all their plans to reap power and profit from manufacturing a racist society. Wouldn't it be weird to see Sharpton shouting the content-of-their-character speech?

RGIII is not only a self-made man, but he has the unforgivable gall to ply his trade in downtown Washington DC. He's the talk of the town, and some people don't like that. And those people are scared liberals.
To a black ESPN sports analyst, this is the critical question: Is Robert Griffin III, aka RG III, the black rookie sensation Washington Redskins quarterback, "a brother, or is he a cornball brother?" What has RG III done or said to raise a suspicion about his bona fides as a black person? More importantly, what does this have to do with appreciating -- or choosing not to appreciate -- Griffin as an athlete?

Turns out RG III fancies himself as a quarterback who happens to be black -- as opposed to a black quarterback. When asked for the millionth time about...