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Rangel: Oh, You "Bet Your Ass" Biden Was Talking About Slavery with 'Chains' Remark

Steve of CA Wrote: Aug 24, 2012 9:27 PM
Republikcans here on Townhall and elsewhere talk all the time about black Americans who vote Democratic or who receive some form of government aid as "living on the plantation". So why this fake outrage when a Democrat makes a reference to slavery?
homernoble Wrote: Aug 24, 2012 9:49 PM
How is it outrage and how is it fake? It would appear that you miss the point that Biden was using it purely for the purpose of race baiting and he was called on it. Class envy and race baiting is all the democrats have and it is a pitiful sight, is it not?

Censured Congressman and noted tax cheat Charlie Rangel certainly knows race baiting when he hears it, and he recently heard it from the Vice President of the United States:
 

After Vice President Joe Biden infamously told an audience that Mitt Romney is “going to unchain Wall Street,” and concluded they are “going to put y’all back in chains,” Mr. Romney’s campaign cried foul. This was an obvious and unfair allusion to slavery, Mr. Romney’s surrogates argued. Well, count veteran Congressman Charlie Rangel among Mr. Biden’s critics on the Democratic side of the aisle. “The Vice...