Deen reaction overblown

Have I got this right? The Food Network has dumped chef Paula Deen for racial comments made years ago?

Hey, if you want to hear the N-word, just turn on late-night cable TV comedy or run down to any bar’s jukebox and drop in a few coins!

On the positive side, Fox News interviewed a group of black conservatives. Gasp! Yes, black conservatives – college-educated and successful. Their consensus was: Don’t call us blacks and don’t call us hyphenated-Americans. Call us Americans!

An excellent leap forward, and long overdue.

However, the downside is unemployment for the Revs. Jesse Jackson and Al Sharpton and their ilk.

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Wed, 11/30/2016 - 22:49

Rick McKee Editorial Cartoon