George 'Macaca' Allen is finished

There's a creepy post on the reliably sober Revealer site, predicting that progressive sound and fury over George 'Macaca' Allen's racism is probably for naught.

The conservative Christian powers-that-be will pull the plug. Quiet like:


If Allen was an ordinary Republican, he could probably shove all this [racism] under the rug. The difference here is that for Allen to catch up to the McCain, he has to run as the Christian Right's preferred candidate. And the Christian Right -- the pro-Israel, pro-"racial reconciliation" Christian Right -- doesn't want a wanna-be cracker (Allen's from California) carrying its flag. The liberal blogs, Salon, and now the mainstream media (AP) have been making hay out of Allen's bigotry, but the media that matters in this case won't be public. It'll be email. It'll be telephone calls. It'll be the quiet, behind-the-scenes conferencing by Christian Right powerbrokers who are about to pull the rug out from Allen.
(TheRevealer)

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