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  •  Tom makes the mistake (1+ / 0-)
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    some white folks make. We are friends so I can talk "black stuff." I bet he truly does not realize how offensive this statement was.

    "This country was founded on compromise. I couldn't go through the front door at this country's founding" - President Barack Obama

    by AAMOM on Thu Aug 18, 2011 at 08:44:52 AM PDT

    •  You might be right (1+ / 0-)
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      that he doesn't realize how offensive he is.  Always an interesting question, though, as to when being merely criminally stupid bleeds over into "have my head up my ass on purpose to appeal to my constituents"?

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