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Wherein some left wing friends write and ask for my take...

April 13, 2007 08:06 AM

Two of NBS's college friends are of the liberal persuasion.  Occassionally, we write each other to find out how the other side is handicapping issues of electoral politics.  Here's my take on the Democrats:

I think either Hillary or Barack could easily win the general election.  They both have a lot of baggage, as you so humorously noted [ed. he had described her as "having more baggage than a Samsonite outlet store"].  I can tell you that the general public does not yet know that Barack's middle name is Hussein.  If you all nominate him, every man, woman and child will know that by election day, and it will be a big problem for him.  Some of the attorneys here were talking about Obama a few weeks ago, and I said I thought his middle name would be an issue for the electorate.  They were like "what is his middle name?" and as soon as I said Hussein, mouths fell open and one person said "you have got to be f***ing kidding me."  And that's the attorney crowd talking.  Can you imagine what the NASCAR crowd will say?

His wife, however?  Neither nappy headed, nor a ho.

As for my friends, one is leading more towards Hillary, and the other appears undecided between Hillary and Barack.

Comments

That's racist and hateful and you should take it down right now.

Anonymous   ·  April 13, 2007 10:33 AM

Well, I guess I can't just sit back and have my legions of readers defend me. Thanks for nothing, NBSers!

Anon: The reason this is not racist is because his name is Hussein, and I was simply pointing out that it's going to be a political problem for him. John Hilter Smith didn't win in '48, and that was for a reason, you know? Americans won't elect someone who shares a name with a Dictator we've recently been at war with. They just won't.

NBS   ·  April 13, 2007 03:43 PM

Your racist comments are what you said about mrs. obama. Don't give me no crap about his middle name.

Anonymous   ·  April 13, 2007 11:54 PM

Anon,
I believe the comments were merely poking fun at Imus's remarks. If you want to hear something racist and hateful, you should have seen what my mom witnessed at a Cincinnati retail store...two African American girls screaming and cursing at an Indian woman who cuaght them stealing.

English teacher   ·  April 14, 2007 07:59 AM