Would the story have been over as quickly if a Republican would have said these things? Reid describes Obama as "light skinned" with "no negro dialect, unless he wants to have one." Reid apologizes for 'no Negro dialect' comment - Yahoo! News Bill Clinton describing (to Ted Kennedy) Obama: "a few years ago, this guy would have been getting us coffee." Teddy's anger - Ben Smith - POLITICO.com I know the media has been incredibly lax in covering anything bad on the Dems, but perhaps Jackson and Sharpton could explain why this isn't important to them?