Sunday, June 7, 2009

Adnan Barqawi Addresses Virginia Republicans

You'll never hear about this from the MainScream Media, because it doesn't fit the narrative of RethugliKKKans hating on brown-skinned immigrants. The quality of the audio and video is sub-par (and particularly rough at first with the people talking near the shooter's mic) but I think you'll find it worth your while to stick with it to hear a refutation of multiculturalism (don't call him a "Palestinian-American") and a ringing endorsement of American exceptionalism from someone who knows first-hand how exceptional this country is.

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  1. OMG!
    One of the best speeches I've heard it a LONG time. It's so refreshing to hear American principles expressed so clearly without the usual mealy-mouthed platitudes. I hope when he completes his commitment to Teach for America he decides to add another title to his name - Congressman.
    I'd move to any state where he decided to run just to vote for him!

  2. He gets it - the hyphen drops of its own weight.

    Put him in instead of Michael Steele.

    Thanks for keeping the lights on, Monster.

  3. The hyphen drops of its own weight.

    I really like the way you put that, Otto: it rolls off both the tongue and the keyboard.

    Would you mind if I borrow it for future use?



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