The Obamas are “uppity”

05 Sep

For quite a while now, certain political pundits and politicians have been on Obama about being “elitist” and falling just short of actually saying “uppity negro.” (The Black Snob wrote an excellent post about that subject a while back). Well, Republican Rep. Lynn Westmoreland from Georgia has gone ahead and actually called Obama (and his wife) “uppity.” He left off the “negro” part, but I’m sure he said it in his head.

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Posted by on September 5, 2008 in Uncategorized


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