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What's Next for Ben Carson?

tinkabell Wrote: Mar 01, 2013 10:04 AM
GREAT comment William. It is very sad to me to see Conservative blacks like Walter Williams, Thomas Sowell, Justice Thomas, Col. West and others excoriated by the Libs and the press. These are thoughtful, intelligent men who are fighting hard to save their races souls and families. I am not black but I love to read their writing. I now read all that I see by Dr. Carson. These men could/should be the role models for all black children.

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...