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What Do I Tell My Black Child If Obama Loses?

sthomas Wrote: Nov 01, 2012 10:30 AM
Yes by all means keep believing what you posted and get ready to be disappointed on Nov 6th, the 2010 election was just a preview of what is going to happen not only to President Obama but in all the down ticket races, The polls got that wrong too, Polls are not what they used to be Oversampling of Democrats, calling only people with landlines, turnout models that use 2008 as their data point that will skew the results, You have to be worried that all the so called states Obama had locked before the debates are now in play and the gap has closed in gender, party affiliation, etc causing Obama to campaign there and more importantly spend money there that he doesn't have, The Romney people are burying the democrats in spending now

What do I tell my black child if Barack Obama, America's first black president, loses his bid for re-election? This is a question many parents are asking themselves -- especially those who would blame the loss on racism.

Jubilant black parents on the front pages of newspapers, the day after Barack Obama won the presidency in 2008, said things like, "for the first time" they could "sincerely" say to their children that a black person could realistically aspire to become president of the United States.

The New York Times wrote: "That a new day had dawned was immediately...

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