Wednesday, September 20, 2006

Texas Candidate Accused of Racist Crack

Gubernatorial candidate and professional wiseacre Kinky Friedman was accused Wednesday of making another racially offensive remark _ this time in a year-old interview in which he said sexual predators should be thrown in prison and forced to "listen to a Negro talking to himself. The independent candidate already was under fire for referring to Hurricane Katrina evacuees in Texas "crackheads and thugs." That remark was taken as a slap at black victims of the storm."

Race may be a motive in abortion kidnap case

SALEM, New Hampshire (AP) -- A Maine couple accused of tying up their 19-year-old daughter, throwing her in their car and driving her out of state to get an abortion were upset because the baby's father is black, a Maine sheriff said Tuesday.

Tuesday, September 05, 2006


"September 5, 2006 -- A string of anti-Semitic rants about Sen. Joe Lieberman have popped up on the liberal's open forum Web site, drawing criticism from the Anti-Defamation League."