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9/22/09 8:44 A

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Obama knows racism is playing a part but it wouldn't be "correct" for him to say that he thinks some folks at the Tea Parties are Klan members...

I missed it last night though..I'm sure I'll find it on Youtube though...

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9/21/09 10:03 P

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Iloved it when I heard him say that. However despite what he said, I do think racism is at play here. We are hearing from the minority not the majority.

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9/21/09 9:26 P

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Small sample: "It's important to remember that I was black BEFORE the election."

Don't know about you, but I'll be Tivoing.

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