Barry Rubin, Nebraska Democrat Party executive director must have gotten caught up in Howard Dean's recent trash talk marathon when he called Douglas County election commissioner, latino Republican Carlos Castillo, a Tio Tomás on the Party web site. Uncle Tom is a nasty racist slur any way you look at it.
At least the Nebraska Democrat had the good sense to apologize for letting the racism that underlies American liberalism show. Read more at TheOmahaChannel.com: "Democratic Director Offers Apology For 'Tio Tomas' Comment".
Don't Let Me Stop You links to Peggy Noonan 's column using Dean's tirades to peg the Democrats as The Mean Party.