Black People : The Magic Negro

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  1. river

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    This trend presents itself in Radio as well:


    "Barack the Magic Negro"[2] is a song by American political satirist Paul Shanklin who wrote and recorded it for the Rush Limbaugh Show as satire after it was first applied to presidential candidate Obama by movie and culture critic David Ehrenstein in aLos Angeles Times op ed column of March 19, 2007. It was played numerous times in 2007 and 2008 by Rush Limbaugh and appeared on the 2008 album We Hate the USA. It is sung by Shanklin to the tune of "Puff, the Magic Dragon".
    http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Barack_the_Magic_Negro
    Magical Negro - Wikipedia
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    Yes, i remember this class of Brother OldSoul's ... thanks Sister River!

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