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Obama, after making history,
has walked a high wire
on racial issues

Washington Post, by Peter Wallsten

Original Article

Posted By:Scottyboy, 10/28/2012 10:03:13 PM

Barack Obama stood at the podium, trying to figure out what to say — or at least how to say it. He started speaking, then stopped, then started again, each time searching for the right tone, the right cadence, the right words. The audience was a small group of advisers, including two African American scholars who were counseling him on how to get his message across most effectively with black voters.(snip) “He recognizes that little black children can see their possibilities through his accomplishments.” Massachusetts Gov. Deval L. Patrick, the first black governor of his state

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Five pages of racial navel gazing and excuses from the WaPo. There is no indication the author has any concept of 0bama's abject failure as a man.

      


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Reply 1 - Posted by: Kurto, 10/28/2012 10:15:20 PM     (No. 8970485)

0 has walked the gutter on racial issues.

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Reply 2 - Posted by: Theeo, 10/28/2012 10:26:41 PM     (No. 8970494)

Such blather. Obama has made it impossible for any non-white to be even considered for the Presidency of USA for a long time.

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Reply 3 - Posted by: JHSMom02, 10/28/2012 10:28:29 PM     (No. 8970498)

#2, I disagree. Alan West might be a contender in the future. But he would have to prove his conservative creds to me.

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Reply 4 - Posted by: TexasRed, 10/28/2012 10:38:54 PM     (No. 8970504)

By making blacks more dependent on welfare, by using Eric Holder's DOJ as racist pawns and by catering to the black muslims, Zero has diminished the black community in the eyes of the white voter and, worse, has diminished the black community in the eyes of the intelligent black voter. Zero has increased the division between the races, possibly to the point of being irreparable, or at least, severely damaged for many years. Of course, helpers like lisa Jackson, Van Jones, Jeremiah Wright, Elijah Cummings, Al Sharpton, Farrakhan, Jesse and Jesse Jr et al, add to the repulsion ordinary folks experience at contrived racism.

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Reply 5 - Posted by: Happy Trails, 10/28/2012 10:42:35 PM     (No. 8970507)

Obama uses blacks, like ants farm aphids. His real interest is in the overthrow of western civilization. His muslim faith is what motivates him, his vanity and his rage. It isn't our fault that his mother was a skank, or that his real father is unknown. Since he looks the most like Malcolm X, and because the obama jr character doesn't look at all like him, I believe the pipe sucking Obama is merely a stand in for the real father. That's not to say that mom wasn't skrogging with Frank, or Barry wasn't violated by him too.
Now we have all been paying for the low character of his family.


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Reply 6 - Posted by: flatwater, 10/28/2012 11:39:20 PM     (No. 8970580)

Has the WhiteWash Post ever done anything other than mindlessly shill for the Democrat Party?



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Reply 7 - Posted by: KTWO, 10/28/2012 11:54:18 PM     (No. 8970595)

OP sums it up with "navel gazing".

The US elected a relatively inexperienced man. We knew little about him. He came into a tough job and IMO made things worse.

If national affairs had improved then his personal characteristics would never have been noticed.

But they didn't improve and a lot of people began to see his background never justified his election. And in office his performance did not justify reelection.

Despite that the embedded strength of the Democrat coalitions may still prevail. He hasn't lost yet even if the voting proves to be honest.

America shot itself in both feet in 2008, I concede that the McCain alternative was a dismal prospect.

The infection remains. Recovery is a hope but at best we will be on crutches for a few years.



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Reply 8 - Posted by: aasilver, 10/29/2012 1:20:57 AM     (No. 8970655)

So much for a color blind America.

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Reply 9 - Posted by: veritas, 10/29/2012 1:48:39 AM     (No. 8970672)

"Making history." Absurd!

Bar. Fffff.

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Reply 10 - Posted by: clayusmcret, 10/29/2012 6:13:28 AM     (No. 8970768)

If obama had led as The President, instead of The First Black President, discussion of race wouldn't have been an option instead of it being his only option. Just like with his muslim sympathies, he was more interested in throwing the race card than throwing the card of justice. Holder and his DOJ have set DOJ back 100 years in loss of public trust and respect. America WAS ready for its first black president, JUST NOT THIS black president.

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Reply 11 - Posted by: mickturn, 10/29/2012 11:54:03 AM     (No. 8971643)

What high wire, he's not above the trivial or the racial hatred he peddles, What are you talking about?

I would think his actions point to one thing, HATE!

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