State of the Union Not Immune From Racial Innuendo

As pundits and politicians alike reflect and analyze President Obama's first State of the Union speech, one topic not included in the address has surfaced -- his race. MSNBC host Chris Matthews' off-the-cuff comment that he "forgot he was black for an hour" during a post-speech analysis quickly raced around the Internet and was met with some incredulity and, from The New Republic's Michael Crowley, "Huh?" Matthews quickly tried to clarify his comments on "The Rachel Maddow Show" by saying he...Full Story
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