Some have asserted that Martin meant the word "cracker" as a reference to native Floridians and not in a racial way. However, the Politico reporter wasn't on local Florida TV and the rest of the country sees the term as an insult.
Also, is the MSM ready to change the rules they wrote making facts about 'food stamps' racist? Do they want to change the rules they wrote whereas if a certain group referes to themselves with a term considered offensive elsewhere, that it's now okay for outsiders like Martin to use that term?
Of course not. The liberal media's writing these rules, not us, and they're going to beat us senseless with them. The least we can do is expect them to follow the rules they've created.
The context of the comment came while talking about conservative Southerners. Remember, Martin claimed that Florida is "going to give us a sense of what's ahead in March, when this primary does move to the Deep South states."
Politico's Jonathan Martin isn't a big fan of everyday people, especially those who don't vote for Obama. If you want to understand who this man really is, you need only click here
. To protect then-candidate Barack Obama and get the heat off of him after making his infamous and revealing "spread the wealth" comment, Martin needed to change the narrative quick, so he investigated and published dirt on a PRIVATE CITIZEN. What followed was a narrative-changing (to benefit Obama) MSM attack against a guy who was minding his own business when Obama approached him