Ed's talk: Dec 21, 2011

Wednesday, December 21, 2011

Jim Sensenbrenner, Wisconsin Congressman, Says Michelle Obama Has A 'Large Posterior'

I'm aware that Mr. Sensebrenn­er's comment was private and overheard but even so, it gives an insight into what Thuglicans really think about non-white people. And along with Mr. Limbaugh's various comments about Michelle and Barack Obama, I get the distinct impression that they're burned up by them daring not to be either lily-white or obese like they are.

As a non-black person who could stand to lose a bit more weight but is not really obese, I find these remarks racist and disgusting especially Rush's "Uppity" comment on Michelle.
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