But unfortunately, in this climate, it seems sadly necessary.
Angie Harmon says, "I'm not a racist because I disagree with Obama."
The Racist Card is becoming the new tool for attempting to stifle dissent. Racism is evil, and so is accusing people of it because they don't agree with you. Being called a racist is difficult to defend against--because you're stuck trying to prove a negative-- but it can't be accepted in silence.