No Guts

There is a new monthly column in the New York Times called “Scene Stealers.”

The first column started today and featured Larry Flynt.

Pornography and Politics is the headline and that pretty much covers the column’s content.

The thing that caught my attention is the following quote from Flynt –

“I’m a total political junkie,” he said, adding that he thought Michelle Obama, who had spoken the night before our conversation at the Democratic National Convention, “was very, very good.”
But he doesn’t have a good feeling about the election.
“I’m not sure Obama can win,” Mr. Flynt said.
“There is racism at work against him. It’s disgusting, but nobody has the guts to talk about it.”

Let the conversation begin…

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