The Big Payback: Shirley Sherrod Is Suing Blogger

Ousted USDA employee plans to sue conservative blogger who besmirched her name.


Shirley Sherrod has come out swinging again. This time her target is Andrew Breitbart, the blogger who edited the video seen 'round the world that led many to believe that she was a racist. Breitbart edited Sherrod's comments to make it look as if she was spewing racist venom as opposed to speaking about racial reconciliation. The edited video posted by Breitbart led Agriculture Secretary Tom Vilsack to ask Sherrod to resign, a decision he reconsidered after seeing the entire video of her March speech to a local NAACP group. We hope Breitbart collected a lot of money off of those hits, because he's going to need every penny.

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