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    Re: Is Barack Obama white?

    Quote Originally Posted by Painter View Post
    Obama is 50% white and 50% black.
    Except he was raised 100% white.

    It would seem to me, this makes him more white than black.
    This.

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    Re: Is Barack Obama white?

    Quote Originally Posted by vasuderatorrent View Post
    What method did Harvard use to determine race? Is there a skin pigmentation measuring device? Can a person claim to be any race that is advantageous to them?

    Maybe the US government can start using the same method that Harvard uses.
    when You apply to Harvard Law or any other major law school (which I did fairly successfully) they ask your race

    there is a case of a famous black professor who was accepted at harvard I believe and not yale, he called Yale and when he told them he was black, they then sent him an acceptance letter (he still went to the other school and I might have the two law schools reversed)
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    Re: Is Barack Obama white?

    Quote Originally Posted by TurtleDude View Post
    when You apply to Harvard Law or any other major law school (which I did fairly successfully) they ask your race
    But how do you know the correct answer? Can't you just use the most advantageous answer?

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    Re: Is Barack Obama white?

    Quote Originally Posted by TurtleDude View Post
    there is a case of a famous black professor who was accepted at harvard I believe and not yale, he called Yale and when he told them he was black, they then sent him an acceptance letter (he still went to the other school and I might have the two law schools reversed)
    Can a white guy call himself black under these same circumstances?

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    Re: Is Barack Obama white?

    Quote Originally Posted by Gathomas88 View Post
    This.
    That is very insightful.

    This to you too.

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    Re: Is Barack Obama white?

    Quote Originally Posted by rocket88 View Post
    Since we have to have polls about everybody else's race....
    The terms mixed, mutt comes to mind, a term I grew up with in the 50's might or might not apply, half-breed. But what ever term that is used, that term also applies to my children. We have a motto in my house, call me whatever you want, but don't call me late for supper.
    This Reform Party member thinks it is high past time that we start electing Americans to congress and the presidency who put America first and their political party further down the line. But for way too long we have been electing Republicans and Democrats who happen to be Americans instead of Americans who happen to be Republicans and Democrats.

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    Re: Is Barack Obama white?

    Quote Originally Posted by vasuderatorrent View Post
    I always thought that he looked a little Hawaiian to me.
    Have you seen his birth certificate?
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    Re: Is Barack Obama white?

    Quote Originally Posted by MildSteel View Post
    Of course he's white. Do you really think they would let a black person be president?
    He's half white. It's not rocket science, Rocket.
    Quote Originally Posted by americanwoman View Post
    So there is absolutely no evidence this woman, whom you called a slut, did this but you are ready to take someone's word as evidence. Guess you don't think witch hunts have to end when it's going after the certain people.

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    Re: Is Barack Obama white?

    Quote Originally Posted by vasuderatorrent View Post
    But how do you know the correct answer? Can't you just use the most advantageous answer?
    What's to stop someone from choosing the most advantageous answer?
    Quote Originally Posted by americanwoman View Post
    So there is absolutely no evidence this woman, whom you called a slut, did this but you are ready to take someone's word as evidence. Guess you don't think witch hunts have to end when it's going after the certain people.

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    Re: Is Barack Obama white?

    Quote Originally Posted by Amanda1858 View Post
    There were lots of "mulatto" slave children. Wonder how that happened?
    Gee, I wonder.
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