Obama was asked something about this on the view and this is how he spelled it out. Would you have put it this way?
When asked about his background, which includes a black father and white mother, Obama said of African-Americans: "We are sort of a mongrel people."
Answer by yourspecialkid at 9:52 PM on Jul. 29, 2010
Answer by KristiS11384 at 6:28 PM on Jul. 29, 2010
Answer by KristiS11384 at 6:34 PM on Jul. 29, 2010
Answer by lovinangels at 9:44 PM on Jul. 29, 2010
Answer by BlueCollarMama at 6:52 PM on Jul. 29, 2010
Answer by stacymomof2 at 8:00 PM on Jul. 29, 2010
"I vote they take race off every application, poll, survey, report..whatever..we won't all be one until the defining stops."
I totally agree with this!
Answer by thundernlight at 11:44 PM on Jul. 29, 2010
It's the first time in my 81 years that I had ever heard it said about any other thing but a dog.
I thought its was odd, but no big deal after I looked up the definition.
Answer by Natesmom507 at 2:01 AM on Jul. 30, 2010
Why did I not get that same pass from you on my joke, I was raised in a different time too. My BFF is black during a time when I was called ni**er lover, and every name imaginable for even having a black friend. .
Answer by Natesmom507 at 2:12 AM on Jul. 30, 2010
Answer by Carpy at 9:23 AM on Jul. 30, 2010
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