Seems like ole Jesse Jackson may be getting a taste of his own medicine. While being interviewed by Fox News, the right reverend Jackson thought his mic was turned off when he admitted he’d like to cut off Barack Obama’s nuts.
Nothing too shocking about that, and its a sentiment I’m sure quite a few people share. (not the least of which is Hillary Clinton) Jackson quickly apologized ahead of the broadcast with some blather about his comments being “a sound bite” that was “taken out of broader context”. It strikes me as sweet irony considering that Jackson has made a life of jumping on sound bites and taking things out of context (though certainly not to discredit any real progress he has made for African Americans), and I would think that wanting to castrate a presidential candidate is a lot worse than calling a group of college women “nappy headed ho’s”.
Just my two cents, and for those interested, here’s the clip: