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Use of 'thug' has nothing to do with race

Use of 'thug' has nothing to do with race

While watching the events in Baltimore with the African American-lawyer, Sunny Hostin, talking with Anderson Cooper of CNN, I could not believe the lack of common sense that the woman would say she was not comfortable with President Obama using the word "thugs" to describe those who looted, burned business and threw objects to cause boldly harm. Also that Mr. Cooper never called her out on it. To not only criticize the president for saying thugs, she went even over the rainbow by saying it was racial. These people reporting, both black and white, showed that even the educated can be stupid. Along with them today, there was a African-American male saying the same ignorance but...