MSNBC Carlos Watson – Is “Socialism” the new “N” Word?

11 Aug

This by MSNBC Host, Carlos Watson

What concerns me is that in some of those town hall meetings including the one we saw in Missouri recently where there were jokes made about lynching etc, you start to wonder whether in fact the word socialist is becoming a code word, whether or not socialist is becoming the new N-Word for frankly for some angry upset birthers and others, I hope that’s not the case, but that sure does say to you what David Brooks said the other day on T.V. which is that more credible conservatives have to stand up and say there’s a line that has to be drawn, that there’s a line of responsibility, that’s important that extends to the words we choose including how choose even legitimate words like “socialist…

A site called HotAirPundit has posted up additional critique of Carlos’ commentary. Notice their need to post Carlos’ picture right next to President Obama’s

I mean – other than the fact that both are good looking guys…

Why exactly would they feel the need to do that?

You betcha!

Question… If race in America is a 40 Acre minefield – is here a reason some conservatives insist on stepping on each and every mine in attempting to cross the field?

Just asking…

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Posted by on August 11, 2009 in The Post-Racial Life


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