Virginia Gov. Bob McDonnell

*Virginia’s Governor, Bob McDonnell, is making a lot of friends in Virginia and all of them appear to be conservative white men.  He has been in Virginia for what, 5 days, and he’s trying to pull off something that in 8 years no other governor would even entertain.  He either was the fat kid turned slim or the acne faced boy in high school.

Whatever the case may be, something happened that has him trying to make friends with the wrong people.  He is trying to pass the infamous Confederate History Month bill. This bill seeks to spotlight those men who fought for slavery in the month of April.  But why use the same month as Martin Luther King’s assassination to add insult to injury?  (more…)