MSNBC reporter Kelly O’Donnell, a white woman, asked Darryl Postell, a black tea party protester in Washington DC, “Have you ever been uncomfortable?”
From the transcript:
O’DONNELL, TO MAN: There aren’t a lot of African-American men at these events.
DARRYL POSTELL, LAUGHING: Right.
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O’DONNELL: Have you ever felt uncomfortable?
POSTELL: No, no, these are my people, Americans.
O’DONNELL: A new CBS News/New York Times poll finds 18 percent of Americans say they support the movement. Within that group most are white men over 45, better educated and wealthier than the general public.