What They Really Mean

by
Abby Zimet

You have to wonder: The summer just past has been so full of
hate-filled, fear-whipped, over-the-top wing-nuttery - vitriolic town
halls, witch-doctor emails, red-scare rhetoric, irrational resistance
to a program that will Help You If You Get Sick, and, lest we forget,
youth indoctrination camps - could it be that in truth it's all because
many Americans remain hopelessly, mindlessly, terrifiedly racist and
have thus gone bananas because our President is, in fact, a black guy?
Could it be that simple and scary? Jed Lewison at Daily Kos offers a picture that says it's so.

 

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