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Nikkei View: Marian Barry keeps digging a deeper hole with his racial remarks

From my blog: I couldn’t help commenting on Marion Barry’s amazing run as a popular politican despite a drug arrest, other legal issues and a spate of dumb statements. His anti-Asian remarks really bug me, in spite of his apology today. Abd of curse, he insulted Polish people while he’s trying to make peace with Asians. Doh!