Racist Email Doc Resurfaces as Expert on Glenn Beck

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Back in July we brought you the story of Dr. David McKalip, the Tea Party movement anti-anti-reform activist who was caught circulating a racist email with a photo of loincloth wearing President Obama in the guise of a witch-doctor.

After we publicized the email, McKalip apologized, later said he was withdrawing from the public debate over health care and felt compelled to resign as the head of the local medical association.

So we were surprised when TPM Reader JG let us know that last night McKalip resurfaced as an expert on health care reform for none other than Glenn Beck at Beck’s town hall style meeting to discuss the horrors of reform.If you don’t remember, here’s the photo McKalip sent around

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And here’s McKalip on Beck’s show explaining the horrors of “Obamacare” …


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