Monday, September 22, 2008

Breaking News: There are black people in Alaska!

This is Maryline Blackburn, who beat Sarah Palin in the 1984 Miss Alaska pageant, when Palin got 1st runner up and Miss Congeniality. Someone might wanna tell P. Diddy, who wisely opined on Sept. 1, "Alaska? Alaska? I don't even know if there's any black people in Alaska...Alaska? What is the reality in Alaska. There's not even crackheads in Alaska ... no black people. No crime." Wait, so black = crime? Anyways...

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"She had this look about her, this look in her eyes that tells you she's calculating, figuring out, 'how am I going to win this competition?,' " Blackburn recalls. "There was a determination there."

Blackburn is now an Obama supporter. ::egads::

(h/t People)