RNC Picks a Black Chair

Complexion should not matter in leadership positions, but perception does (i.e. lilly-white Palin rallies and an RNC convention with only a handful of brown faces among the crowd). The GOP has named a Black chairperson:


And will likely nominate an East Indian as its 2012 presidential nominee. My favorite factoid about Mike Steele is that he’s Mike Tyson’s former brother-in-law.