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Thursday, April 27, 2006

Head? Meet desk.

I've been reading Pam's House Blend a lot lately (and you should, too), and look what she posted:

"Here's the unmentionable secret: Racism isn't that big a deal any more. No sensible person supports it. Nobody of importance preaches it. It's rapidly becoming an ugly memory."
-Tony Snow, Oct 2003 (Bush's new press secretary)

I don't really know much about the guy, so I'm not going to pass judgment on his record in general, but, wow, that was a dumb thing to say. Does he really believe that? Does he still believe that? I hope not.

Pam follows this quote with a whole list of recent racist events.


(Here are some different quotes from Snow, too).


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