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Teabaggery in a Nutshell 0

Daniel Ruth, in considering the recent run-off in Mississippi between Thad Cochran and Chris McDaniel, wraps up the subtext of teabaggery in one short paragraph.

It didn’t hurt Cochran’s rapprochement with his black constituents when McDaniel whined: “It’s time to defend our way of life.” That is shorthand for, “Hey Betty Lou, is my klan robe back from the dry cleaners yet?”

The Republican Party has become the party of racism. Chauncey Devega eloquently wonders why the media is unwilling to address that reality.


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