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Victim Card Pulled: "Picking On" Susan Rice is Sexist

Smitty41inPB Wrote: Nov 16, 2012 2:53 PM
if the only elected leaders one can disagree with are white men, then they are the only ones who can be elected or we can't have accountable governance
Summers Wrote: Nov 16, 2012 3:00 PM
Not so fast, Smitty. We just finished a presidential election where, if you criticized one candidate, you were a racist, and, if you criticized the other candidate, you were a bigot. It didn't matter if your criticism had nothing to do with race or religion. Our political correctness is spotlighting our stupidity.
Smitty41inPB Wrote: Nov 16, 2012 3:04 PM
my point being, why don't we just all agree the people in Gov't that work for the people are ADULTS and we expect them to do their jobs. If we disagree with them it is because we disagree and nothing else. If Clapper, a white man had gone on 5 shows and said what Rice did, we would have gone after him the same way.

The victim card was officially pulled out by President Obama at a press conference earlier this week when he told reporters that Senators John McCain and Lindsey Graham (he left female Senator Kelly Ayotte out of the list despite Ayotte being a strong critic of Susan Rice) shouldn't be going after U.N. Ambassador Susan Rice for her comments about Libya. Earlier this week McCain, Graham and Ayotte requested a select committee to look into what happened in Benghazi and all three suggested a Rice nomination for Secretary of State should be blocked.

“If Senator McCain and Senator...