Quote Of The Day Black & Right November 16, 2012 Government, Politics, Race 6 Comments One thing that’s always pissed me off at liberal blacks is their knee-jerk tendency to label any criticism of anything black “racist”. It is a shame that anytime something goes wrong, they pick on women and minorities. — Rep. Marcia Fudge, D-Ohio, on Republican threats to block a potential Susan Rice nomination for Secretary of State Maybe this administration should appoint competent women and minorities, not just because they’re women and minorities. Cameron It’s a shame that when Americans get murdered by terrorists, the Democrats’ first reaction is to make excuses for the incompetence of the people in charge. Here’s hoping your constituents send you packing, Ms. Fudge. (Sorry. Couldn’t resist.) Tallyman Are women and minorities always victims, incapable of self defense, unlike white men? If they err, must we cut them slack because of their limitations? Maybe, they should cry like Boehner? I never saw MLK back down when publicly criticized or confronted. How are Palin or West able to not run away and cry when attacked because of their sexual or racial Progressively proclaimed misrectifications? Are some women or Blacks more equal than others? n.n I hesitate to denigrate rhetoric spoken in “good faith”, but if they insist on playing this game, then they deserve only one response: I know you are, but what am I? On second thought, let’s up the ante. Jane Edmonds Speech at the Republican National Convention RNC While treating symptoms is profitable in perpetuity, addressing causes is the only way to realize positive progress. gagblue Yeah, Fudge is right. Nobody ever picked on Robert Bork, Clarence Thomas, George W. Bush, Donald Rumsfeld, John Ashcroft, Dick Cheney, Miguel Estrada or Harriet Myers. They all skated, no problem. IT Nerd And where was she when Dr. Condi Rice was being criticized, drawn as big lipped parrots, etc? I call Bullshit. Igor Competent. THAT’s the problem, all the competent ones are Conservatives!!