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October 1, 2012 / needhamgrassroots

George Will: Obama’s Lead is Because He’s Black

Seriously.

From George Will – That Obama is African American may be important, but in a way quite unlike that darkly [?!] suggested by, for example, MSNBC’s excitable boys and girls who, with their (at most) one-track minds and exquisitely sensitive olfactory receptors, sniff racism in any criticism of their pin-up.

Instead, the nation, which is generally reluctant to declare a president a failure — thereby admitting that it made a mistake in choosing him — seems especially reluctant to give up on the first African American president. If so, the 2012 election speaks well of the nation’s heart, if not its head.

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