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Rev. Wright: go ahead, say something stupid

Let’s see, Rev … can you give us something on… say … President Obama? When’s the last time you talked to him? “Them Jews aren’t going to let him talk to me. I told my baby daughter that he’ll talk … Continue reading

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This is why Bob Herbert doesn’t get booked on MSNBC

I like Eugene Robinson. I like him a lot. But he has been sickeningly pliant in going along with the Rev. Wright 24-7 nonsense on MSNBC, which has turned the “story” into a spectacle so tiresome and overblown, I’ve actually … Continue reading

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The Clyburn smackdown, part 2: Wright back at ya

House Democratic Whip James Clyburn stays feisty, with some new verbal ammo, this time aimed at Jeremiah Wright: “I have a daughter the same age as Barack Obama,” said Clyburn, the most senior African American in Congress. “I’ve tried to … Continue reading

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MSM performs CPR on the Jeremiah Wright story

For all the talk of Barack Obama turning the corner following his vehement denunciation of Rev. Jeremiah Wright this week, the poor mainstream media is still trying to suck the last, fainting whisps of breath out of what has been, … Continue reading

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Wright, meet bus

Rev. Jeremiah Wright, like Tavis Smiley, is about to learn a powerful lesson about Black America: the consensus inside the community, to the extent there is a consensus, can turn on a dime. Black America was skeptical of Barack Obama, … Continue reading

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“An insult to me, and a disrespect to what I’m trying to do in this campaign…” You might say Barack Obama just couldn’t take it anymore. The Democratic front runner just finished making a statement and taking questions on the … Continue reading

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Sabotagie!!!?

The NYDN’s Errol Louis uncovers what could be a Clinton dirty trick on the Rev. Wright front: Shortly before he rose to deliver his rambling, angry, sarcastic remarks at the National Press Club Monday, Wright sat next to, and chatted … Continue reading

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Larry Korb should know

Above: a picture you won’t find of Rush Limbaugh, Sean Hannity,Dick Cheney or any of the chicken hawks attacking Jeremiah Wrightand questioning his patriotism. I’m privileged to know Lawrence Korb, who served as undersecretary of defense for manpower during the … Continue reading

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Let Wright be Wright

MSNBC and their regular contributors from the print media are in full lather over Rev. Jeremiah Wright’s appearances on PBS, in front of the Detroit branch of the NAACP over the weekend (transcript here), and at the National Press Club … Continue reading

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Thank you, Bill Moyers

PBS’ Bill Moyers conducted a thoughtful, intelligent interview with Rev. Jeremiah Wright last night that yielded some interesting information, and finally fleshed out the man who has become a media caricature of the ultimate Scary Black Man. Who knew that … Continue reading

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