Seriously. I understand how a black person could hold conservative beliefs. I got that. But I have no idea how a black person could belong to a party that has people like this in their midst. Amazing. I have to say, win or lose, this campaign has, in many ways, made me more pessimistic about race, not less. I just spent a week in Chicago doing some reporting. I can't cannibalize what I found, but I just want to say that what these folks are doing to Michelle Obama is a fucking travesty. You guys have no idea. Imagine if she were former drug addict and criminal, who denied that she had siblings? Oh, wait...

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