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Someone got fired for saying something that everyone knows is true because it was an easy scalp for right-wing-racists-slash-Republicans* to take during their latest fit of manufactured outrage. Or maybe it's not manufactured; it's possible that right wingers don't see themselves as racists, even if the policies they support and language they use enable outcomes that sure look like racism to me. If it looks like a duck, quacks like a duck, etc.
Regardless, I have little sympathy if offensive people are offended.
Regardless, it's my personal boycott. Join me if you will.
(*in defending the right wing racists who object to being called right wing, the chairman of the RNC reinforces the idea that the GOP is populated with racists...the oversensitivity on display is indicative of knowing - at some level - the criticism is spot on. The truth hurts. You could say the same thing applies to their reactions and responses to the phrase, "GOP War on Women.")
8:08 AM PT: The blockquote above doesn't seem to like the link to the original post I put in, so here's the plain URL: