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    • Eshkol Hakofer
    • 10.12.09 | 09:09 (IST)

    we are now blaming obama for stealing from us the underdog label. we were the exclusive underdogs for years, victims of racism, antisemitism, glass ceiling and what not? here we have in obama a new smart underdog, harvard material, suave, handsome, who made it to the highest office in the US -really in the world. and guess what? we can't live with that. on top of that, he reveals ugly racism in us. go figure!

    from the article: Ari Shavit / Obama awarded Nobel because he's a Democrat, liberal and black
    First published 01:19 10.12.09 | Last updated 03:32 10.12.09
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