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calendar   Wednesday - September 17, 2008

Night of the Living Biden

Democratic vice presidential candidate Joe Biden, campaigning in North Carolina where black votes could help swing the state to the Democrats, said today that electing a black person to the White House would be transformative.

Biden said the policies of running mate Barack Obama make his presidency even more urgent and declared this to be the most important election that any living person has seen in their lifetime. But he particularly singled out the meaning of electing someone who is black.

“That will be a transformative event in American politics and internationally,” Biden said. “That all by itself will be significant.”

North Carolina last voted for a Democrat in 1976, when Jimmy Carter won much of the South. But the state has a large population of blacks galvanized by Obama’s candidacy, and the Illinois senator has competed aggressively here for months.

Biden also sought to undercut the appeal of his Republican counterpart, Sarah Palin, to women voters. Citing income gaps between men and women, Biden declared that he and Obama would ensure equal pay for equal work.

And the Delaware senator said the two would appoint Supreme Court members to do so.

That’s right, elect Obama because he’s black. Because it’s not at all about race. Except that it’s really about race and nothing else. So be a racist, vote Obama.

PS - McCain is up 11 points over the magic dust bunny in North Carolina. Because this race may not really be about race after all, at least to the voters.


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Posted by Drew458   United States  on 09/17/2008 at 02:33 AM   
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