January 13, 2010 I've gotten more than my share of "feedback" over some of the lingo that pops-up on Tell Me More from time to time, particularly, in the Friday Barbershop segment.
In 2008, Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid referenced then-presidential candidate Barack Obama as a "light-skinned" African-American "with no negro dialect, unless he wanted to have one."
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January 12, 2010 The implication, of course, is that light skin is more socially palatable than dark skin.
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