There's Racist Dog-Whistling, and Then There's ... Racism

By Jeffrey Goldberg

Charles Johnson at Little Green Footballs does us a service by reading the commenters at the Fox News website, so we don't have to. If you think racism is dead in America, just read Johnson on the subject. I've written about racist dog-whistling, but these commenters don't bother with euphemism or signaling. It's totally outrageous, and makes you wonder about the wisdom of having comments sections at all. 

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