Even though they always seem to be on DEFCON 6 at Fox News, they’re really about to reach full-scale shock and awe following President Obama’s remarks on racial profiling.
During a Chicago event with law enforcement officials, President Obama reflected on times when he got pulled over and deserved it–and times when he didn’t deserve to get pulled over by police.
Most of the time I got a ticket, I deserved it. I knew why I was pulled over,” Obama said. “But there were times when I didn’t.
Obama was speaking to a report released this week that showed many African Americans have been disproportionately pulled over for no reason.
“The data shows that this is not an aberration,” said Obama. “It doesn’t mean each case is a problem. It means that when you aggregate all the cases and you look at it, you’ve gotta say that there’s some racial bias in the system.
The fact remains that most people these days would feel more comfortable seeing Lindsey Lohan driving behind them than a police officer, but this is especially true in the black community.
Watch President Obama talk racial profiling below:[youtube http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Gv3U7Q7FPW8?rel=0&showinfo=0]
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