Many media organizations are rushing to seek repudiations of Shirley Sherrod from African-American leaders such as the NAACP’s Ben Jealous who quickly renounced Sherrod.
Before throwing Ms. Sherrod completely “under a bus,” I hope that they will consider the following remarks from the wife of the farmer whom Sherrod was supposedly “half-heartedly” helping.
The video in question originally shown on Fox turns out to be a FRAUD.
In case you want to see the videos in the Shirley Sharrod scam/fraud.
whiterosebuddy had a suggestion:
Here's Tom Vilsack's phone number at the USDA. Perhaps we should politely call and tell him what we think:
Dept. of Agriculture: (202) 720-2791
I called, pressed 8, and then left a voicemail.
some more phone numbers suggested by WordSmith:
White House Ph. #s:
Get the entire Sherrod speech, hear comments from the White farmer, and see other videos under the fold.
hat tips- Prometheus 6
The ENTIRE video
From the White farmers, in their own words:
Rachel Maddow did a pretty good introduction on this, relating it back to the falsified attack on ACORN.
Maddow's interview with Ben Jealous.
Countdown on this topic:
Of course, Ron Christie cooning on The Ed Show as only he can: