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NYT Op/Ed: Tim Scott is a "Cynical Token," and No Symbol of Progress

psydoc Wrote: Dec 19, 2012 2:32 PM
You have a point, lois. There are racists from both parties.
lois01 Wrote: Dec 19, 2012 2:47 PM
psydoc Wrote: Dec 19, 2012 2:42 PM
You are welcome, lois. Credit when credit is due.

phil, you are correct, unfortunately.
phil206 Wrote: Dec 19, 2012 2:39 PM
There are. Ignorance knows no limits.

Remember, it isn't "progress" unless the Left approves.  On Monday, I wondered how race-obsessed liberals would react to a conservative, Indian-American, female governor appointing a conservative, African-American product of a single-parent home to the US Senate.  In the South.  To great fanfare and virtually universal applause on the Right.  In short, not well.  From today's repulsive New York Times column by Ivy League professor Adolph Reed, Jr:
 

When Gov. Nikki Haley of South Carolina announced on Monday that she would name Representative Tim Scott to the Senate, it seemed like another milestone...