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Old 12-13-2012, 04:29 PM   #7
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Default Re: Rob Parker illustrating what lines a journalist should not cross (re: RG3)

Originally Posted by Real Men Wear Green
Which doesn't justify calling RG3 a "cornball brother" just because he may (again, it's in no way substantiated) be a Republican. What if he is? Maybe he thinks low taxes and free enterprise are the way to improve the black community? So what. Tom Brady and John Elway are alowed to be Republicans without being attacked, why can't Griffin. Who, again, hasn't even shown himself to be a Republican?

I agree with everything you said, but that is how it can be sometimes in the black community.

Many black people are distrustful towards Republicans so when another black person votes Republican or is affiliated with them, they are considered a "sellout" or "Uncle Tom".
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