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Joe the Dumber Plumber wants a white President

I know he's someone we've been ignoring ever since he pissed all over McCain's campaign in '08, but that dumbbell Joe the Plumber has an....interesting new blog post (which i won't link to because, why give him the page views?). ETA - see onebadclam's comment below about the original authorship of what JtP posted on his blog.

Admit it. You want a white Republican president again.

Now before you start feeling like you’re a racist, understand you are not.

Wanting a white Republican president doesn’t make you racist, it just makes you American.

In the pre-black president era, criticizing the president was simply the American thing to do. An exercise of one’s First Amendment right. Criticism had nothing to do with color, because there had never been a black president, or at least one whom people recognized as black.

So to criticize the president meant that you didn’t like his policies.

The election of a recognized black president was not supposed to change anything. In fact, it was supposed to (1) ease any perceived racial tensions, and (2) allow the government to focus on legislating without race. So America would be more free than ever to discuss the issues.

Not the case. And that is why having a white Republican president is best for the country.

Consider that nobody is ever accused of being racist for disagreeing with white presidents....


It goes on and on like this.

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