“What if” is a right wing/libertarian blog. Yet strangely, is incapable of seeing evil – when evil is on the left.
When however alleged evil is on the right, has not the slightest difficulty in seeing evil.
Those who kiss upwards, can usually be relied on to spit downwards.
Similarly consider his reaction to the comedian Imus:
IMUS: That’s some rough girls from Rutgers. Man, they got tattoos and—
McGUIRK: Some hard-core hos.
IMUS: That’s some nappy-headed hos. I’m gonna tell you that now, man, that’s some—whew. And the girls from Tennessee, they all look cute, you know, so, like—kinda like—I don’t know.
McGUIRK: A Spike Lee thing.
McGUIRK: The Jigaboos vs. the Wannabes—that movie that he had.
“What if” tells us:
When I first heard the tape play, I felt a little sick. One can hear ugly speech easily with the communications available to us today. But, to hear these kinds of comments about college students is particularly gross.
The problem being that Imus’s are low status, while Obama’s words are high status – and so will never make “What if” feel a little sick.