OMG! What’s the deal with these Democrats trotting out these elderly former Presidents and Veeps? Now they have Walter Mondale slapping down the race card, claiming that anyone who opposes Obama’s breath taking taxes and profligate spending is a racist!
Mondale is 113 years old. Leave him alone and let him enjoy his tapioca pudding on the patio!
Mondale: Racial ‘edge’ to Obama foes
By ALEXANDER BURNS
Former Vice President Walter Mondale joined his old boss Jimmy Carter Wednesday, arguing that some of the opposition to President Obama’s agenda is fueled by racial animus.
Asked at an event in Washington whether he agreed with former President Carter that racism was behind some criticism of Obama, Mondale took a long pause before answering: “Yeah.”
“I don’t like saying it,” Mondale continued. “Having lived through those years, when civil rights was such a bitter issue, and when we argued those things for years … I know that some of that must still be around.”
“I don’t want to pick a person, say, he’s a racist, but I do think the way they’re piling on Obama, the harshness, you kind of feel it,” he said. “I think I see an edge in them that’s a little bit different and a little harsher than I’ve seen in other times.”
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