August 23, 2014

You may have heard that Fox News thinks it would have been 'healing' for President Obama to show up in Ferguson. Never mind the strain that would have put on police who were busy tear gassing everyone from their military vehicles or anything like that.

But you know, they haven't always felt that way. Here's a mashup Media Matters put together of their shifting views on President Obama and race. It's hilarious.

Open thread below.

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