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Harry Reid Makes Asian Jokes,
Apologizes for Saying ‘the Wrong Thing’

ABC News, by Scott Wilson

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Posted By:JoniTx, 8/22/2014 5:25:10 PM

Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid, D-Nevada, apologized today for Asian-themed jokes he made while speaking to the Asian Chamber of Commerce in Las Vegas on Thursday night. “My comments were in extremely poor taste and I apologize. Sometimes I say the wrong thing,” Reid said in his brief statement. Reid’s remarks were caught on tape and posted to the Internet by the Republican opposition group America Rising. While speaking to the Asian Chamber of Commerce, Reid said, “I don’t think you’re smarter than anybody else, but you’ve convinced a lot of us you are.” The Senate Majority leader then went

      


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Reply 1 - Posted by: Sardonic, 8/22/2014 5:26:37 PM     (No. 9976957)

Free pass, he´s a Democrat so he can never be a bigoted jerk.

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Reply 2 - Posted by: JonR, 8/22/2014 5:36:26 PM     (No. 9976963)

The only joke is that this crooked old fool is the Senate majority leader! As a result, the joke is on us!!

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Reply 3 - Posted by: Nevadadad46, 8/22/2014 6:25:33 PM     (No. 9977017)

Reid, think about him; Senate majority Leader, calls the shots on all legislation, instigated the most crushing anti-constitutional "nuclear option" to shut out the minority party, thus locking down the Senate in frozen molasses. He has been a politician most of his adult life! And he is so dog gone stupid he has the unmitigated audacity to speak in front of Asian Americans and foreign dignitaries and make these kinds of outlandishly racist remarks?

Remember Jim Bird, the raging Va Democrat Senator who sat right in the Senate chambers and blatantly gave a speech filled with the disgusting "N" word? Why do they do that?

Becasue they are bragging to everyone..."I´m a Democrat and we have the minorities so owned, we can say these things as much as we want and nothing will happen. But, you conservatives? We will burn your house down if you so much as refuse to speak politely to a minority, even the most murderous, vicious thugs of minority persuasion."

All they are doing is rubbing your nose in their filth.

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Reply 4 - Posted by: snakeoil, 8/22/2014 6:26:14 PM     (No. 9977018)

I´ve flushed thing down a toilet I had a higher opinion of than Dingy Harry. But this isn´t a word police thing. It wasn´t funny or insightful. But it´s not racist. Just dumb which is what you´d expect from him. No one ever called Joan Rivers a racist for saying Liz Taylor had more chins than the Hong Kong phone book. Lighten up.

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Reply 5 - Posted by: tearza, 8/22/2014 7:26:10 PM     (No. 9977075)

And this Idiot is concerned about the Washington Redskins....What a hypocrite.

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Reply 6 - Posted by: earlybird, 8/22/2014 9:11:21 PM     (No. 9977163)

I´ll bet this seedy old rhymes with (well you know) has some private proclivities that would curl your hair.

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Reply 7 - Posted by: ColonialAmerican1623, 8/22/2014 9:41:36 PM     (No. 9977194)

Everybody should call for him to apologize and step down. Seems to work for everyone else.

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