It’s called ThinkProgress for a reason. They see things we couldn’t even begin to understand. Things like this:

No, really. It’s science!

study produced by the University of Minnesota concluded that race is a determining factor in who is most affected by air pollution. Specifically, non-white people breathe air that is substantially more polluted than the air that white people breathe.

According to Julian Marshall, who led the University’s research, race outweighed income in regards to who is most affected by poor air quality. When low-income white people were compared to high-income Hispanic people, the latter group experienced higher levels of nitrogen dioxide. Altogether, people of color in the U.S. breath air with 38 percent more nitrogen dioxide in it than their white counterparts, particularly due to power plants and exhaust from vehicles.

 Allllrighty, then.

https://twitter.com/Matthops82/status/456831746483306497

https://twitter.com/Matthops82/status/456832321652396033

https://twitter.com/Matthops82/status/456837085824303104

Dumb? Absolutely. But more importantly, it’s a gold mine for mockery:

But just in case it isn’t …

Sounds like a pretty good deal.

Snort.

https://twitter.com/Matthops82/status/456832869042622464

Quick! Is Harry Reid available for comment?

https://twitter.com/AG_Conservative/status/456831892021473280

Anyone up for a brief musical interlude?

Good stuff.

Hey … that’s true!

Parting prediction:

Ha!

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