Democratic presidential rivals Barack Obama and Hillary Rodham Clinton collided Saturday in a racially charged South Carolina primary, prelude to the Feb. 5 coast-to-coast competition for more than 1,600 national convention delegates. --from 1/26/08 Yahoo AP article
Where's the Republican party in all of this? Answer: Smoothly watching the cat fight from their side of the fence. After all, the most challenging thing the Republicans did was get a Mormon in the top few nominees. And what's whiter than a Mormon? Not much.
I am embarrassed for the Democrats. On the one hand, let's hear it for diversity. On the other, let's find some common ground and work together.