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´Is the South Ready
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MSNBC Anchor Sneers:
´Is the South Ready
for a Black Senator?´

NewsBusters, by Jeffrey Meyer

Original Article

Posted By:KarenJ1, 12/7/2012 9:49:02 PM

Following Senator Jim DeMint’s abrupt resignation to run The Heritage Foundation, much has been made over who South Carolina Governor Nikki Haley might name to replace him. One name mentioned is that of African American Congressman Tim Scott, a prospect which prompted MSNBC anchor Richard Lui to sneer: "... Is the South ready for a black Senator?" On Friday’s MSNBC Live, Lui baited fellow MSNBCer Melissa Harris-Perry into trashing the South as intolerant. Surprisingly, she did not fall into this trap. [See video below page break. MP3 audio here.]

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I´m sure Chris Matthews and the rest of the idiots at MessNBC will call her out for being the racist that she truly is. s/o I shouldn´t be, but I continue to be shocked that they are allowed to conduct themselves like this on national television. It is absolutely reprehensible. They are the ultimate hypocrites.

      


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Reply 1 - Posted by: uno, 12/7/2012 10:10:57 PM     (No. 9054534)

Anybody wanna bet that there will be a "special" tax rate for people making the big bucks at GE, NBC, MSNBC and Comcash?

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Reply 2 - Posted by: kanphil, 12/7/2012 10:23:54 PM     (No. 9054555)

Lui is a silly ass. Tim Scott would be a great choice. The south would be a lot more accepting of him than the liberals in the Northeast--he´s a conservative. Lui ought to actually spend some time in the South. He might actually like it.

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Reply 3 - Posted by: engrpat, 12/7/2012 10:42:22 PM     (No. 9054585)

I have a feeling that more people reading Luciane.com will know this than watched it live. Often wonder why we give them so much attention.

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Reply 4 - Posted by: WV.Hillbilly, 12/7/2012 10:43:31 PM     (No. 9054587)

The first black US Senator was Hiram Revels of Mississippi. Elected in 1870 as a Republican.

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Reply 5 - Posted by: Sherlock, 12/7/2012 10:47:59 PM     (No. 9054596)

Only if that black man is "ready" to be a Senator...back at`cha, buddy!!.


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Reply 6 - Posted by: jl80863, 12/7/2012 11:05:44 PM     (No. 9054617)

Thanks #4, I was confident someone knew some history. We certainlt cant´t expect "journalists" to know anything.

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Reply 7 - Posted by: CEP, 12/7/2012 11:17:55 PM     (No. 9054630)

THese people in the MSNBC need to grow up and quit acting like children.

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Reply 8 - Posted by: fritzilou, 12/7/2012 11:29:59 PM     (No. 9054646)

We in the south love Tim Scott and pray that he becomes the new Senator following Jim Demint. Rep. Scott is soft spoken, intelligent and a political conservative; just what the doctor ordered for the Republican Party that his been so slandered by the lying left.

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Reply 9 - Posted by: Safari Man, 12/8/2012 12:22:42 AM     (No. 9054685)

One thing is for certain... the Dimocrats a NOT ready for a black conservative in the senate (or anywhere on the planet).


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Reply 10 - Posted by: Spidey, 12/8/2012 4:36:58 AM     (No. 9054773)

This is an example of how liberals believe their own lies and propaganda.They think the south is so racist,they´ll never stand for a black guy being appointed to such a high position.They continue to think all opposition to Obama is race based,not that he´s killing the American way.

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