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Ferociouskitty
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Post Number: 528
Registered: 02-2008

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Posted on Friday, January 16, 2009 - 10:06 pm:   

Actually it was the talking heads on the Fox Network who said that if Obama wins black people have no more excuses...

I remember hearing Bill Bennett say this on CNN on election night, just moments after the election was called for Obama, and all the commentators were asked for their reactions. He was so stunned, I thought he was going to cry. And not tears of joy.

What he said that night is quoted in this Color Lines article that talks about the election as referendum on race/racism:

http://colorlines.com/article.php?ID=478&p=1

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