"If you break the numbers down, the reason Obama isn't ahead right now is that he trails badly among one group, older white voters. He does so for a simple reason: the color of his skin."
-- Jacob Weisberg, projecting a bit much, and hopefully really embarrassing Slate.com
Where do they get these people? BTW: the photo above? What people think when they see a Barack Obama campaign poster,...I'm kidding. This is actually what they see in a Barack Obama campaign poster:
Slate should be really ashamed, I swear. I, for one, have had about as much "post-racialism" from these Barack supporters as I can stand. So much that my black ass is now going to present to all you "Americans" my own special, sacred, but uniquely Californian, "African-American" karmic slave chant* - passed down through secret channels directly from Harriet Tubman all the way to the hidden server all blacks share with Louis Farrakhan - which is guaranteed to make every power of those evil ol' white racists disappear right away. Here goes:
"Boogiddy-boogiddy, ding-dong a-la cracker, Calgon - take whitey awaaaaay!
*Allow 24 hours for results, at which time you can meet me at Roscoe's Chicken & Waffles for an impromptu but off-the-hook celebration of our future racial conquests. Your treat.