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Jamie Foxx vs. Ray Charles

A reader has a question for noted political thinker Jamie Foxx, who said “If [Colin Powell] had wanted to be down with the brothers he never would’ve been a Republican:

I wonder if Mr. Foxx felt the same way about Ray Charles, who he portrayed in the film “Ray” (and won an Oscar) and who happened to be a Republican.

As it turns out, there are some other Republicans highly thought of among black Americans. President Lincoln, for instance.


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