The Campaign Spot

The Secret Racist Code Word of the Day Is ‘Disrespectful’

Over at Talking Points Memo:

Check out the latest McCain ad, especially the line, “How disrespectful.” Doesn’t it just drip with contempt? The sort of old-fashioned contempt that whites often held blacks in (and obviously still do). Take a look.

If Obama becomes president, I will wish him well in protecting the country. But I fear that for at least four years, the president’s disapproval rating would be widely described as the new National Racism Index.