Skip to comments.From "Cracker Counties" to Our "Lion King"
Posted on 02/02/2012 2:31:35 PM PST by bmorrett
From "Cracker Counties" to Our "Lion King"
Im tired of writing about the lefts hypocrisy issues when it comes to race but some stories must be commented on. The left will never miss the opportunity to scream racism. They will also never miss a chance to denigrate white conservatives, particularly if they are poor, or to try and strip the heritage from minority conservatives. Its like, Pass Go and collect $200! See a conservative minority and you must insult them racially!
There are two prime examples this week:
1. Cracker Counties
On January 31, Jonathan Martin of Politico gave an interview on-air with MSNBC about the GOP Florida primary. This would be unremarkable except that Martin referred to several of the panhandle counties as cracker counties. In case you live under a rock cracker is often used as pejorative term for whites.
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But the Cracker Barrel welcomes non-crackers who have money to spend.
It was encouraging the way the rest of the Morning Joe panel jumped on him until he offered an apology. JUST KIDDING!!!!
Can you imagine the fury that would be unleashed IF someone in talk radio or television from the right referred to a black community as the “jungle bunnies” counties? Hmmm I think they’d be shouting it from the rooftops how terrible it was for them to say that.
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