On the whole Harry Reid "racist" rap: Admittedly archaic, sixty-year-old-Mormon-white-guy use of "Negro" aside, it's not racist to talk about racism. But it's racist to feign offense, as the Republicans are attempting to do, in order to race-bait. You've got the Republicans saying he's racist for not being color-blind. The concept of being color-blind in a world where color still matters is itself racist. It would be great to live in a world where race was about as important as eye color, but we don't.
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More crap from Roland Burris—who's already shamelessly played the race card (a wonderful way to make equality a priority in the hearts and minds of the nation, and a ploy he has embraced throughout his career according to Time)—on why he feels he is now, no matter what, the junior senator from Illinois: