Ron Brownstein's Ugly Image
Here's Ron Brownstein from Wednesday's Los Angeles Times:
The Times' analysis, which provides the most detailed picture yet of the vote in Southern communities, shows that Bush's victory was even more comprehensive than his sweep of the region's 13 states would suggest.Brownstein? He calls it "the old Confederacy," evoking the image of Bush voters, especially Republicans, with features obscured by white hoods.
They can't help themselves.
On NPR, the afternoon of November 3, Mara Liasson spoke of how the President had swept "the old slave States."
This is pure ugliness.