Is using the term UPPITY racist now?

Apparently so. A Georgia congressman called Obama uppity and is now being called a racist for using that word to describe him. http://thehill.com/leading-the-news/westmoreland-calls-obama-uppity-2008-09-04.html elections.foxnews.com/2008/09/05/georgia-congressman-calls-obamas-uppity/ Exactly what are we... show more Apparently so. A Georgia congressman called Obama uppity and is now being called a racist for using that word to describe him.
http://thehill.com/leading-the-news/west...
elections.foxnews.com/2008/09/05/georg...

Exactly what are we allowed to say about Obama that is not racist? It seems like any criticism at all is considered a racial attack.
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