Or, I suppose, I could have named this post “Remember: According To Conservatives, There’s No More Racism In The United States — Part II”
Judging from some of the unbelievable tweets made to him, a lot of people are either really stupid or simply don’t care about
possible repercussions their names being taken.
Clearly, respecting the dignity of the office and the person that is the President of the United States is also not really high on some people’s list.
Jonathan Capehart of the Washington Post reacts to the racism on Obama’s twitter feed:
There are moments when I come thisclose to quitting Twitter. The amount of hatred squeezed into 140 characters or less by lunatics usually cloaked in anonymity is enough to make you question your support for the First Amendment and your faith in the decency of other people.