The one drop rule says theyre all black regardless of how light their skin is according to the racial purity folk.<quoted text>
Then what are "Redbones" and "Mulattoes"? Ah, they are terms use mostly BLACK people who are not black enough. Same goes for "Pokies" who were house slaves. And it was the dark skinned field slaves that called them that and meant as a pejorative as Pokies were seen as privileged and lazy because they were half-whites.
Obama Reaches Out With Tough Love
By Perry Bacon Jr.
Washington Post Staff Writer
Thursday, May 3, 2007
Sen. Barack Obama, shown at a Los Angeles church, says he is simply addressing problems that African Americans discuss in private.
Oh, and just who is Perry Bacon, Jr.? He is one of MSNBC's token blacks.
Of course some say Obama is ineligible to be POTUS because hes a "mulatto" LOL
Yes Bacon is an MSNBC contributor, but unlike Palin he actually contributes to whatever the discourse.
Turns out hes a real smart guy after originally sounding like a birfoon.