Stacey Dash's Romney Endorsement Spawns Twitter Backlash, GOP Support
If you're a black actress in Hollywood, are you allowed to endorse the white guy running for president?
Oh hell no.
That, at least, is according to the massive Twitter backlash against Stacey Dash of Clueless fame, who today backed Mitt Romney for prez:
— Stacey Dash (@REALStaceyDash) October 7, 2012
Fair enough except, for some, endorsing a Republican while African American is a crime punishable by suicide, especially when your sitting POTUS is black like you.
— Tha Outsider (@Gskee) October 7, 2012
Wow stacey dash . Kill yourself
— lamiya(@TRULYMIYA) October 7, 2012
There's that. But then again, the not-so-black GOP nation has come to the side of Ms. Dash, backing her up with the #ISupportStaceyDash hashtag on Twitter.
Because you should be informed about more than your candidate's skin color.#ISupportStaceyDash
— Jessica Scott (@JessicaLScott) October 8, 2012
So Dash joins an illustrious group of clueless hotties backing Romney. Like this one:
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