CBC: All Opposition To Obama Is Racist

Even calling Obama “cool” is racist

(Washington Examiner) Angela Rye, Executive Director of the Congressional Black Caucus, argued that President Obama has struggled during his first term due to racially-motivated opposition from conservatives who dislike having a black president.

“This is probably the toughest presidential term in my lifetime,” Rye said during CSPAN’s Q&A yesterday. “I think that a lot of what the president has experienced is because he’s black. You know, whether it’s questioning his intellect or whether or not he’s Ivy League. It’s always either he’s not educated enough or he’s too educated; or he’s too black or he’s not black enough; he’s too Christian or not Christian enough. There are all these things where he has to walk this very fine line to even be successful.”

She said that “a lot” of conservative opposition is racially-charged, citing the use of the word “cool” in an attack ad launched by Karl Rove’s Crossroads GPS superPAC.

“There’s an ad, talking about [how] the president is too cool, [asking] is he too cool? And there’s this music that reminds me of, you know, some of the blaxploitation films from the 70s playing in the background, him with his sunglasses,” Rye said. “And to me it was just very racially-charged. They weren’t asking if Bush was too cool, but, yet, people say that that’s the number one person they’d love to have a beer with. So, if that’s not cool I dont know what is.

She added that “even ‘cool,’ the term ‘cool,’ could in some ways be deemed racial [in this instance].”

Race baiting is the last refuge of an incompetent Party with an incompetent president, both of which are destroying this country. I mean, good grief, calling him “cool” is now racist? Does that mean the mostly liberal media is now racist? Hyper-leftist Chris Cillizza said that Barack Obama is coo. Mitt Romney is not. Throughout the 2008 election we were told that Obama was cool, while John McCain was an old fuddy duddy.

Obama has struggled during his first term because he’s the most incompetent president ever. He was completely unprepared to be president. He had Democrat control of Congress during his first two years and managed to put in place policies that completely stopped any economic recovery. He’s annoyed our allies and damaged our international credibility. He seems to enjoy the ability to personally give the green light to launch drone strikes. The United States has $5 trillion+ in new debt. GDP is stagnant. Unemployment has been above 8% for his entire term, and doesn’t seem to be getting better.

Democrats have no actual arguments regarding Obama’s terrible record, so they jump to the race card.

The Daley Gator says the bottom of the race baiting pool has been reached.

Phineas at Sister Toldjah: When you can’t control the narrative on the merits, call someone a racist.

Ed Driscoll: Incidentally, if we can’t call the president “cool” (and as Roger noted back in September, who would these days?), can we call him “pissy”?

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4 Responses to “CBC: All Opposition To Obama Is Racist”

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  2. mojo says:

    If everybody’s racist, then nobody is.

    To coin a phrase.

  3. david7134 says:

    Does it matter that he is a Marxist and stupid and trying to destroy the US? I have the same feeling for the Bushes and all the other pond scum.

  4. Gumball_Brains says:

    Unemployment has been above 8% for his entire term, and doesn’t seem to be getting better.

    If you believe gov’t numbers. LOL. Taking a look at state-by-state and by-group numbers, unemployment rate should be around 15%. With the not-really employed number being around 25%.

    When you see that most age and racial groups are about 15-50% unemployed, many states are still double digits.

    Also don’t forget.. the democrats have REFUSED, illegally and unconstitutionally, to pass a budget for nearly 3 years!!

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