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A Hundred Percent of Nothing

psycho-6 Wrote: Dec 19, 2012 2:16 AM
Dear Ms Watson, How 'dat singin' an' daintsin' an' shuckin' an' jivin' on de Gubmin' Massa's plantation workin' out? You's bein' sol' down de riber by all 'dem "Friens ob' de Black Man" Democrats, ain't you? THEIR Granddaddies only sold YOUR Granddaddies' bodies, while YOU and your generations have willingly sold your souls. To the same slavemasters' descendants. What a waste of your human possibility, all in the name of racial unity/solidarity/brotherhood. You and your ilk deserve what has happened to you.

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....