Tuesday, May 13, 2008

Clinton Beats Obama Handily in W. Virginia

With 92 percent of the precincts reporting, Mrs. Clinton had 67 percent of the vote and Mr. Obama had 26 percent. John Edwards, who pulled out of the race but whose name remained on the ballot, had 7 percent.

link to article at New York Times


Read the whole thing and note how the Times describes the voters in West Virginia:

white, stupid and poor -- According to the West Virginia surveys, 95 percent of the Democratic primary voters were white, 70 percent did not graduate from college, and 54 percent had household incomes less than $50,000.

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