Doug Williams - Comparing Struggles

  • Season 14 , Ep 2
  • 01/11/2010
  • Views: 1,904

Doug Williams doesn't believe you can compare the gay struggle to the black struggle. (2:27)

WENT DOWN THERETO SUPPORT THE BROTHERS.

YOU KNOW, I LOVE TO SEEWHAT'S GOING ON,

YOU KNOW,IN THE ENTERTAINMENT WORLD.

YOU KNOW, WANDA SYKES.I LOVE WANDA SYKES, MAN.

I'M A HUGE FAN OF WANDA SYKES.LOVE WANDA SYKES.

NOW, AS YOU KNOW,WANDA SYKES CAME OUT

AND ADMITTED THAT SHE WAS GAY.

NOW, I THOUGHT THAT WAS BRAVE.I APPLAUDED HER FOR THAT.

BUT THEN SHE WENT ON "OPRAH,"

AND I HAD A BIG PROBLEMWITH THIS.

SHE STARTED TRYING TO COMPARETHE GAY STRUGGLE

TO THE BLACK STRUGGLE.

AND GAYS ARE DOING THAT.

GAYS ARE COMPARING THEIRSTRUGGLE TO THE BLACK STRUGGLE.

YOU CAN'T COMPARE THE GAYSTRUGGLE TO THE BLACK STRUGGLE.

YOU CAN'T DO THAT.

YOU CAN'T COMPARE THE GAYSTRUGGLE TO THE BLACK STRUGGLE.

YOU CAN'T DO THAT.

FIRST OF ALL, Y'ALL GOT A CLOSETTHAT YOU CAN COME IN AND OUT OF

WHENEVER YOU FEEL LIKE IT.

[ LAUGHS ]

BLACK PEOPLE --WE AIN'T GOT NO CLOSET

THAT WE CAN COME IN AND OUT OF.

YOU CAN'T GET PULLED OVER BY THEPOLICE 12:00 AT MIDNIGHT LIKE,

"OH, I'D BETTER STAYIN THE CLOSET.

I DON'T WANT TO GETMY ASS BEAT."

YOU CAN'T COMPARE THE GAYSTRUGGLE TO THE BLACK STRUGGLE.

WE MARCHED. WE MARCHED.

Y'ALL HAVE PARADES.

"HEY! HEY!

HEY!"

YOU KNOW HOW FUN A PARADE IS?EVERYBODY LOVES A PARADE.

THE POLICE EVEN HELP YOUORGANIZE THE PARADE.

YOU GET TO PICK YOUR COLORS.YOU GET TO PICK YOUR FLOATS.

YOU GET TO PICK YOUR COSTUMES.

YOU KNOW WHAT WE PICKED?COTTON.

YEAH, THAT'S WHATWE PICKED -- COTTON.

LOTS OF COTTON.

THAT'S WHAT WE GOT TO PICK --COTTON.

LOTS OF COTTON.

AND WE MARCHED.

YOU KNOW HOW HARDTHOSE MARCHES WERE?

YOU KNOW HOW HARDTHOSE MARCHES WERE?

REMEMBER THE MARCHFROM SELMA TO MONTGOMERY?

LET ME TELL YOUHOW HARD THAT WAS.

LET ME TELL YOUHOW HARD THAT WAS.

YOU NEVER HEARD ABOUTTHE MARCH BACK, DID YOU?

NO.

EVEN DR. KING WAS LIKE,"ALL RIGHT, WE PROVED OUR POINT.

PULL THE CAR AROUND.THAT'S IT. I'M DONE."

[ CHEERS AND APPLAUSE ]

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