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cbertsch
cbertsch
Our Baffling Allergy To Discussions of Class
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flw From: flw Date: April 22nd, 2008 08:38 am (UTC) (LINK TO SPECIFIC ENTRY)
What do your Pennsylvania origins tell you?

I am kind of angry that the one time in my life that a Primary vote could actually matter in PA, I am in AZ. All racists need is one little excuse, one little dodge, one little code word to revert to racism. That code word will be "elitist". Why didn't you vote for Obama? "He's elitist. He thinks he's better than me. [It's like he doesn't even know he's a n...]"
cbertsch From: cbertsch Date: April 24th, 2008 09:48 pm (UTC) (LINK TO SPECIFIC ENTRY)
I spent too much time with white people from Philly and its suburbs to think that Obama could prevail in a state that is, at bottom, pretty darned white. I certainly couldn't see the working-class folks in the Lehigh Valley going for him, aside from the African-American community in Easton. Sad.
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