Obama’s Negro dialect

Writes Steve Sailer:

The most interesting thing about the incredibly predictable and boring hoo-haw over Sen. Harry Reid (D-NV) mentioning that Obama had advantages at getting elected President over other black politicians because he was “light-skinned” (Obama’s not particularly fairer than the average African-American, due to his father being what Obama calls an “ink-black Luo,” but obviously Reid was referring shorthand to Obama’s wholly non-black upbringing) and having “no Negro dialect, unless he wanted to have one” is Reid’s acute observation that Obama changes his accent to fit his audience.

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