October 28, 2005

A BLOG ADVERTISING KERFUFFLE: “Virginia’s Democratic gubernatorial candidate pulled campaign ads from a bloggers’ Web site Thursday because the blogger had derided a black Republican candidate in Maryland as ‘Sambo.’” The blogger in question is the often-excitable Steve Gilliard. He’s calling the Kaine campaign racist: “‘I guess they have a problem with black people expressing themselves in print,’ Gilliard said.”