MARTIN: One of the criticisms I’ve always had is Republicans — white Republicans — have been scared of black folks.
STEELE: You’re absolutely right. I mean I’ve been in the room and they’ve been scared of me.
Normally, pointing out the fact that the head of the RNC is a flagrant racist would be stating the obvious in a man-bites-dog kind of way. But under the circumstances, there’s at least a little glitter on the paste.