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What's Next for Ben Carson?

RufusTFirefly Wrote: Mar 01, 2013 2:12 PM
All conservatives are not racist All racists are not conservatives All blacks are not liberal - but most are. Most racists tend to lean conservative and conservative politicians know this and use it. The rare black conservative is used to extrapolate the wider generalization that racists are not conservative as well as conservatives as a group are not racist, but the facts show that conservatives give racists a place where they are politically comfortable.
Pat1392 Wrote: Mar 01, 2013 4:49 PM
Well at least LBJ was right about one thing.....whose votes they would get for the next 100 years.
soccerman Wrote: Mar 01, 2013 2:49 PM
Lets see. Was Robert Byrd a racist? Was Lyndon Johnson a racist? Was William Fullbright a racist? Check their voting record in Congress.

For a man unknown to most of America a month ago, Dr. Ben Carson is suddenly everywhere.

The Johns Hopkins pediatric neurosurgeon is now a viral phenomenon, with a half-hour National Prayer Breakfast speech that has found its way to millions of inboxes.

That address, covering topics from personal responsibility to education to taxes to health care, landed him on a smattering of political shows in the days following, as questions sprang forth:

Why did he address such specifics with President Obama seated two chairs away?

Does he envision running...