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Karma: Tommy Christopher Fired at Mediaite

The Obama partisan admitted he didn't care about the facts.

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J. Christian Adams

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February 25, 2014 - 11:57 am

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More proof of Karma: Tommy Christopher has been fired at Mediaite according to the Daily Caller.

For the many who don’t know who Christopher is, he is a front line hack for the Obama administration. He is best known to me for defending Eric Holder’s indefensible dismissal of the New Black Panther voter intimidation case. To Christopher, facts didn’t matter, and he told me so.

From my book Injustice:

The left seemed determined to defend the DOJ’s dismissal of the case simply as a function of defending President Obama regardless of the merits of the case. Consider an email sent to me by Tommy Christopher at the blog site Mediaite. After I testified to the Civil Rights Commission, Christopher wrote me, “Mr. Adams—Did you ever have conversations with any member of the Commission, or their staff, regarding the political implications of your complaint? If so, with whom, and what was the substance of those conversations?” Of course I had no such conversations—I was concerned about stopping voter intimidation, not the “political implications” of my complaint. I asked Christopher whether it would make any difference to him if Coates confirmed my allegations under oath. He replied, “As for Coates, without a stronger case up front, no, I don’t think his testimony is necessary.” To Tommy Christopher and his ilk, the facts of the case were irrelevant—what mattered was circling the political wagons. By September 2010, Chris Coates had concluded the DOJ was falsely describing the dismissal of the Panther case.

Coates would soon testify and corroborate my story, as I knew he would. Coates described an open noxious climate at DOJ where civil rights laws were viewed as protecting only one race and corners were cut to push that philosophy.  But as Christopher said, to Obama flunkies in the media, it didn’t matter. All that mattered was defense. And when it comes to race, Christopher gives Obama a pass, no matter how dirty the deed.

At CPAC a number of years ago, Andrew Breitbart and I were having lunch at a crawfish joint in D.C. when Christopher plopped himself down next to us. He was silent about all the nasty and dishonest stuff he threw my way defending Eric Holder and the Panther dismissal. I guess that’s just the sort of fellow he was, and Mediaite is better off without him.

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J. Christian Adams is an election lawyer who served in the Voting Rights Section at the U.S. Department of Justice. His New York Times bestselling book is Injustice: Exposing the Racial Agenda of the Obama Justice Department (Regnery).  His website is www.electionlawcenter.com. Follow him on Twitter @electionlawctr.

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I can't believe they paid that fool for as long as they did. I'm sure Media Matters will find a seat for him.
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Christopher is as delusional, PC, stupid, ignorant and friendly neighborhood middle-class white reverse racist Leftist hack as you'll ever find. There's a great name in there somewhere for a "neutral" mirror-Stormfront political web site and I'm sure this witless moron will find that site very soon.
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Is it just me, or is that the kind of guy you expect to see in a trenchcoat in a park on a summer day, or hanging around the kiddie pool with a camera at the public park?






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I can't believe they paid that fool for as long as they did. I'm sure Media Matters will find a seat for him.
42 weeks ago
42 weeks ago Link To Comment
Christopher is as delusional, PC, stupid, ignorant and friendly neighborhood middle-class white reverse racist Leftist hack as you'll ever find. There's a great name in there somewhere for a "neutral" mirror-Stormfront political web site and I'm sure this witless moron will find that site very soon.
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