Sharron Angle to Latinos: ” You look Asian?”
she (Sharron Angle) told the students confronting her that they themselves do not necessarily look Latino; "Some of you look a little more Asian to me....
I sure hope Sharron Angle wins in Nevada. I also hope she'll pick up a book on anthropology and learn where most of the people called "Latino" in this country originated--and thus vindicate her unwitting truism.
Would it be possible to lump together (for bone-headed cultural and political expediency) two more racially, and culturally distinct ethnic groups than southwest Europeans (bona-fide Latins) and Northwest Asians (the ancestors of most U.S. "Hispanics")? Alas...such is political-correctness (and today's public education.)
(Disclaimer: the above "racism" (a.k.a. facts) should not reflect on Babalu editors, only on this intransigent poster whose reputation for "insensitivity" cannot possibly get any worse anyway.