Sunday, June 08, 2008

The Infamous "Michelle Obama Whitey" Tape Hits

Via Wonkette:

As an explanation for what just happened, here's a Rocketboom segment on this meme:

Obviously what I love about this particular Rickroll is that it's an "Eff you!" to all the Obama haters who have been spreading ridiculous rumors about the existence of the "Whitey" video — a meme itself that would appear to be based on events surrounding an African American candidate in Stephen Frey’s 2006 novel The Power Broker (at least, according to Jim Geraghty at The National Review).

Also: Based on this Guardian piece, why am I not spending my whole life on 4chan?

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