Obama, after Nader crack he is "talks white" calls him "a perennial political candidate. it's a shame...at this point he is somebody trying to get attention"

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At press conference in Chicago


Nader told the Rocky Mountain News ""There's only one thing different about Barack Obama when it comes to being a Democratic presidential candidate. He's half African-American," Nader said. "Whether that will make any difference, I don't know. I haven't heard him have a strong crackdown on economic exploitation in the ghettos. Payday loans, predatory lending, asbestos, lead. What's keeping him from doing that? Is it because he wants to talk white? He doesn't want to appear like Jesse Jackson? We'll see all that play out in the next few months and if he gets elected afterwards."

The Obama campaign had

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I hope the campaign wises up and realizes that the real persons they need to focus on are in this order: Bush = McCain and McCain = Bush.
Now that Obama is the candidate--it's time to focus on the people who were the REAL enemy of the people all along.

LOOSE LIPS DO SINK SHIPS!
HE PUT HIS FOOT IN HIS MOUTH!
IF YOU DON'T HAVE SOMETHING GOOD TO SAY, DON'T SAY ANYTHING AT ALL!
RALPH NADER LAID AN EGG!
BARACK OBAMA SET HIM STRAIGHT!
BARACK OBAMA FOR PRESIDENT BEFORE WE REVISIT 1929!

obama's people need to get back to the trash hillary playbook strategy--the CANDIDATE doesn't go after Nader--let Plouffe do it first!

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Lynn Sweet is a columnist and the Washington Bureau Chief for the Chicago Sun-Times.

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