We have just such a unique understanding of racial relations down here, we really do:
The poll was conducted by a political scientist from Clemson University, David Woodard, who insisted that it was not meant to be provocative.
“It was designed to take advantage of a political moment of Senator Tim Scott’s election as the first African-American from a southern state since reconstruction,” he told WSPA.
But many voters were, in fact, provoked by questions that asked them to “agree” or “disagree” with statements like, “it’s really a matter of some people not trying hard enough; if blacks would only try harder, they could be as well as whites.”
And people here still wonder why the rest of the damn country look at them strangely.