Actor George Takei referring to Clarence Thomas as a “clown in blackface” has had its share of media defenders, and we can now add Huffington Post to the list of spinners:

Short answers were offered:

Hey, HuffPo would have taken the same approach if Takei were a Republicans and Thomas a liberal, right? /ExtremeSarc

Must be nice.



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