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Obama's inauguration didn't end racism

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Got our leader

Into power,

Why does life

Still seem so sour?

Since Obama's election, a destructive new thread in conservative commentary has emerged: "Blacks have finally arrived. We don't need to concern ourselves with 'them' anymore. If we can elect an African-American president, then prejudice must be dead." The unspoken corollary is, "OK, they got what they wanted. Now we can go back to discriminating again."

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