Welp, we didn't think it would take very long for the YORE THE REEL RASIST!!!1!
huffing to begin all over Greater Wingnuttia in reaction to news of the NAACP's planned resolution
. And maybe it's time to have a separate thread to keep an eye on this aspect of the teabaggers, as separate from all of their other antics
, due to there being something a little less funny about this.
Let's start with the news from Buffalo
So to bring us around to my point today, Allen Coniglio, a self-appointed “leader” of the Ostrowski wing of the local tea party, sent this around to his small group:
I won’t embed the video, because it depicts Farina as Obama, makes jokes about Joe Lieberman and the Holocaust, and likens Nancy Pelosi to a whore (she is a powerful woman, after all).
If you do nothing else in your life, you must see this. It may be the funniest thing you ever see. Hurry. They have taken this down half a dozen times but thankfully, someone keeps putting it back up. [link removed]
Farina being the black kid from The Little Rascals
. Before Buckwheat. So, like seventy years ago. You can imagine the portrayal, if you've never seen that show yourself. Or, you can guess from this screen grab:
(h/t: Hunger Tallest Palin and John Cole)