Double Standards

Getting worked up over the liberal media’s failure to condemn derogatory Sarah Palin street art strikes me as pretty darn silly. Portraying Palin as the devil may be tasteless and obnoxious, but there’s no history of violent animosity between New Yorkers and maverick-y Alaskan reformers (unless you count the recent spate of mildly amusing SNL skits). Racial tensions between whites and blacks, on the other hand, carry a bit more cultural baggage. So you’ll excuse me if I find this ever-so-slightly more worrying than this:

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