Re: How solid is the black vote for Obama?
I could say what I have in mind. But I won't. In the first place, because I don't like to state the obvious. In the second place, because the usual terminally sensitive ones will call me racist.
POLITICIANS ARE NOT BORN. THEY ARE EXCRETED. -- Cicero
The irrational fear of an alien pathogen is fueled by rational suspicion of an incompetent and dishonest government.
A liberal is a person who knows that he/she is not clever enough to argue with a conservative, but still believes the conservative is wrong.
CYNIC: a blackguard whose faulty vision sees things as they are, not as they ought to be.
WASHINGTONIAN: a Potomac tribesman who exchanged the privilege of governing himself for the advantage of good government.
POLITICS; a strife of interests masquerading as a contest of principles. The conduct of public affairs for private advantage.
POLITENESS: the most acceptable form of hypocrisy.
The Devil's Dictionary - Ambrose Bierce