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Message 167 of 181 (614948)
05-09-2011 11:24 AM
Reply to: Message 162 by Coragyps
05-09-2011 8:49 AM

Re: Authoritarian=Conservative? is the question
Coragyps writes:
Buzsaw writes:
Our president who chose to identify with blacks though he was only half black....
You are a few years older than I, Buz, and as I remember you telling it, you grew up in the United States, not on 55 Cancri d. How can you even force yourself to say something as mindcrackingly dumb as that above? Do you think our president had the choice to proclaim, in 1975 in the US, "Oh, I'm a white boy?"
What are you smoking, Buz?
What difference does Obama's racial identity make? Is there something offensive about Obama self identifying as black? Seriously, should he call himself a mulatto?
More to the point, why would anyone care about Buz's definition of racism?
With regards to President Obama, we know from his posts that Buz's hatred for the current US president knows no bounds. Absent that hatred, Buz should have no problem acknowledging that Obama seems to get along just fine with white people.
And yes Strom Thurmond (his color-blind rosco not withstanding) was a racist. But Strom isn't the issue here. He's dead.

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Message 173 of 181 (615063)
05-09-2011 10:00 PM
Reply to: Message 168 by Theodoric
05-09-2011 11:44 AM

Re: Authoritarian=Conservative? is the question
Theodoric writes:
How about giving me those links showing where people inside the movement have stood up to control or fight the racists in there midst. Find any yet?
How about the expulsion of Mark Williams by the Tea Party Express?
A California radio host and leader of the Tea Party Express, Williams had labeled the Manhattan boro president a "Jewish Uncle Tom" and President Obama an "Indonesian Muslim turned welfare thug."
But when he posted a satirical letter supposedly from "the Colored People" to President Lincoln praising slavery, that apparently crossed the line.
Edited by NoNukes, : Fix quote tag

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Message 175 of 181 (615085)
05-10-2011 7:57 AM
Reply to: Message 174 by Theodoric
05-09-2011 11:19 PM

Re: Authoritarian=Conservative? is the question
Theodoric writes:
Well that is one example. Any more?
Sorry. I got nothing...

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