“Yomama bin Barack”?: Leave the Satire to the Professionals, Racists

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Check out what the troglodyte white racism Billary have been trying to tap into looks like in the light of day. It’s from an local Long Island paper. Enjoy?

(Note: no excerpt because the publishers took it down with a quickness once they realized that the world is less full of racists than they thought. Alec Baldwin had one of his minions scan it in for him. For once, I’m glad someone has minions.)

When the dust settles, it will probably be the case that the Clintons helped quite a few folks realize that racism remains (you’d be surprised how many whites didn’t) and that it affects everyone.

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