Yesterday, National Review editor Rich Lowry had the gall — the absolute gall! — to suggest to Ezra Klein that Republican opposition to Barack Obama wasn’t necessarily rooted in racism:

Lowry’s take seems like a logical one on its face, but Ezra Klein’s smart and insightful enough to read between the lines:

Oh, Ezra thinks it’s a bit rich, does he? Well, conservative writer and podcaster Luke Thompson has just one thing to say about that:

Ooooooooof.