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Why Oh Why Can't We Have a Better Press Corps? (Yet Another Washington Post Edition)

Why Oh Why Can't We Have a Better Press Corps? ("Mainstream" Department)

Atrios watches as Time's Jay Carney says that the civil rights movement is not part of America's "mainstream":

Eschaton: Well, not exactly swampland, but in this edition Swampland's Jay Carney reveals his definition of mainstream:

CARNEY (1/31/07): What Biden was saying, and this is Biden's fault for not being clear in what he was saying in this interview, is that there hasn't been a candidate, a viable African-American candidate with all those qualities in one.

MATTHEWS: And mainstream.

CARNEY: Who is mainstream.

MATTHEWS: Mainstream is the key to me.

CARNEY: Who didn't come from the civil rights movement, you know...

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