The Romney campaign tossed a little dog-whistle to the birthers yesterday too – The same day Romney planned to appear with noted birther Donald Trump at a Las Vegas fundraiser, the campaign released a copy of Mitt’s birth certificate. — Buzzfeed
Romney appeared on stage in front of this official campaign banner: See, there’s a very racist stereotype about black people being “lazy and shiftless,” and another one that has to do with “welfare queens” who don’t want to work. So when you create a disgusting slogan like this one, it serves as a dog-whistle, stoking white racist anger while also offending every black person in the country. Yeah, it was probably intentional. The Republican Party’s use of theSouthern Strategy is well-documented and verified by actual Republican leaders.
The dog whistlebirther shoutout Freudian slip of Cardinal Santorum’s aide - ”There is a type of theological secularism when it comes to ‘global warmists’ in this country. That’s what he was referring to. He was referring to the president’s policies in terms of the radical Islamic policies the president has, specifically in terms of the energy exploration,” Stewart said. Host Andrea Mitchell reported later during her show Monday that Stewart called to say she misspoke during the interview. “She says she slipped,” said Mitchell. || Oops! (wink wink)