Tea Party racisminess

SC Gov Nikki Haley will appoint Rep Tim Scott to replace Sen Jim DeMint in January.
Yeah, Tim Scott’s a guy who’s endorsed by the Tea Party and a conservative radical (social & fiscal) on the ACLU’s “naughty list” (see #4).

I expect to hear some expressions of true bigotry … buuut not from the (R)s.
[insert sound of (D) heads exploding]

Grinnin’ ear-to-ear, here, boss.

13 Comments!

  1. SondraK, Queen of my domain
    Posted December 17, 2012 at 3:49 pm |

    he’s a ni-

  2. rickn8or
    Posted December 17, 2012 at 3:55 pm |

    Come on D’s play that race card.

    I dare you.

    I double-dare you.

    Pa-lay that card one more time…

  3. Posted December 17, 2012 at 4:22 pm |

    He’s a ni….ice Man. That’s what I heard too Sondra!

  4. mech
    Posted December 17, 2012 at 4:33 pm |

    I had been wondering who would fill that spot.

    This is a good thing.

  5. DougM (Progophobe)
    Posted December 17, 2012 at 4:40 pm |

    Missy,
    *heh*
    (obligatory cultural ref)

  6. Dave
    Posted December 17, 2012 at 5:32 pm |

    The good thing is he’ll have 4 years in before he get’s elected.

  7. geezerette
    Posted December 17, 2012 at 5:42 pm |

    He’s a ni ce man and the only one.

  8. Lord of the Fleas
    Posted December 17, 2012 at 7:25 pm |

    “White Governor Kicks Black Congressman out of House”

    There. Fixed the headline.

  9. dick, not quite dead white guy
    Posted December 17, 2012 at 8:59 pm |

    I guess he’ll be chair of the Senate Black Caucus.
    Big step for a newby – a chairmanship right from the gitgo.
    Hee hee. Squirm you racist Dem bastards.

  10. Claire: rebellious pink pig with car keys - and a *cause*
    Posted December 17, 2012 at 9:24 pm |

    “a conservative radical”
    *head*desk*head*desk*head*desk*head*desk*

  11. Posted December 17, 2012 at 10:32 pm |

    Democratic opposition to two black Republican candidates are why we have no blacks serving in the House next year.

  12. DougM (Progophobe)
    Posted December 18, 2012 at 9:09 am |

    Claire (10)
    Liked that, didja?
    I meant it in the sense of a “radical conservative” or “Conservative radical.”
    (What? Well, sometimes I write faster than I think.)

  13. Posted December 20, 2012 at 3:04 am |

    I always liked his sax-playing, but wasn’t he a white guy back then?