Back on the plantation!
“Black conservatives are one of the rotten legs supporting the racist stool that is the Tea Party GOP,” pronounced Daily Kos blogger Chauncey DeVega. Like many leftists, he can see their lack of outrage over a requirement of a photo ID to vote as exactly akin to supporting the “chains and bondage” of slavery.
“It is part of a bargain which they have made,” the Kosmonaut lectured. “For many, it is a lucrative hustle that pays the bills and brings the marginally talented an outsized amount of attention and exposure. This makes their choice to stand mute, or in some cases to serve as the human props and political blackface mask in support of efforts to demobilize African American voters, no less contemptible.”