4.08.2009

Don't Give Blenn Beck Any Ideas: Turkish anchor wears blackface to report on Obama’s visit

Originally from ThinkProgress, but I want the original video submitted to digg.

From ThinkProgress:

A YouTube video has popped up of a Turkish anchor wearing dark face paint when reporting on President Obama’s recent visit to the country. Jonathan Turley has a rough translation of what the anchor is saying:

Welcome, Mr. Obama. You took our hearts with your hospitality. We appreciate your kindness. We will do whatever America asks of us, as friends. Now, we ask the same of you.

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