October 26, 2013
AND YOU WONDER WHY THEY DON'T VOTE REPUBLICAN?:
NC GOPer Who Called Blacks 'Lazy' Uses N-Word To Defend Himself (CATHERINE THOMPSON, OCTOBER 25, 2013, TPM)
Don Yelton, the North Carolina GOP official who resigned over the fallout for his racially charged "Daily Show" interview, used the N-word to defend himself in an interview with TheWrap.com Friday."When a n--- can use the word n--- and it not be considered racist, that's the utmost racism in the world, and it's hypocrisy," he said.Yelton told a North Carolina radio station Thursday that the "Daily Show" had edited his interview in such a way that his comments were taken out of context. In the interview on voter ID laws, Yelton had criticized "lazy black people that wants the government to give them everything," and told correspondent Aasif Mandvi that one of his "best friends" is black.
Posted by Orrin Judd at October 26, 2013 1:53 PM