In a new book about the 2008 presidential campaign, Harry Reid is quoted as saying that Obama could be elected because he was "light-skinned" and did not speak in a "Negro dialect." What do you think?
"Ooh, better hope my grandmother doesn't find out. She's gonna be pissed she didn't get credit for that quote herself."
David Fogel • Office Automation Analyst
"It's unfair that he's being treated like a huge racist just for saying what the rest of us were thinking but didn't want to say because we were afraid we’d be treated like huge racists."
Anna Schefrin • Hardening-Machine Operator
"Then again, John McCain also was light-skinned and didn't speak with a Negro dialect, so maybe there's some X factor Harry Reid is missing."
Wade Heinrich • Humid System Operator