Thursday , July 25 2024

Lott and Lemming

Shocking no one, segregationist Trent Lott removed himself from Senate Majority Leader-to-be status, which should have allowed the tempest to blow itself out. But no, because there is at least one member of Congress seems to follow Uncle Trent lemming-like over the precipice. Check out this numb-nut:

    Responding to Sen. Trent Lott’s recent comments, Rep. Cass Ballenger told a newspaper he has had “segregationist feelings” himself after conflicts with a black colleague.
    Ballenger, a North Carolina Republican, said former Rep. Cynthia McKinney, D-Ga., so provoked him that “I must I admit I had segregationist feelings.” “If I had to listen to her, I probably would have developed a little bit of a segregationist feeling,” Ballenger told The Charlotte Observer in Friday’s editions. “But I think everybody can look at my life and what I’ve done and say that’s not true.

    “I mean, she was such a bitch,” he said.

Uh huh – she may be a raging bitch, but what does that have to do with race, or segregation? Is she more of a bitch because she is black? Does Ballenger want to separate himself from all black people because McKinney is a bitch? Or just from black bitches? Would he want to separate himself from all white people if he met a white bitch? Son of a biscuit some people are stupid – conceivably Ballenger is even more stupid than Lott: Lott’s remarks CREATED the tempest that Ballenger then pissed into.

Next victim.

About Eric Olsen

Career media professional and serial entrepreneur Eric Olsen flung himself into the paranormal world in 2012, creating the America's Most Haunted brand and co-authoring the award-winning America's Most Haunted book, published by Berkley/Penguin in Sept, 2014. Olsen is co-host of the nationally syndicated broadcast and Internet radio talk show After Hours AM; his entertaining and informative America's Most Haunted website and social media outlets are must-reads: Twitter@amhaunted,, Pinterest America's Most Haunted. Olsen is also guitarist/singer for popular and wildly eclectic Cleveland cover band The Props.

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