Only White People have Souls
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Adam Kotsko - 10/9/2004
I was just talking about a meme that was going around for a while, where conservatives constantly demonstrated that the Democrats would be nowhere without the black vote and thus were in trouble, as if only white votes were "real" votes.
Sarcasm doesn't always come through on this computer thingy.
Alastair Mackay - 10/8/2004
>you can tell that the Democratic Party is a farce because they rely so much on minority votes...
Wouldn't Atrios' story indicate mistaken data collection by the independent Pew Foundation? Their collators might be malignly anti-Democratic, but honest mistakes do happen.
Adam Kotsko - 10/7/2004
Well, as we know, white votes are the only "real" votes -- you can tell that the Democratic Party is a farce because they rely so much on minority, especially African-American, votes to remain in power.
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