Obama responds to racist comments attributed to Clippers’ Don Sterling

Obama responds to racist comments attributed to Clippers’ Don Sterling
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  • President Obama responds to allegations of racism against Clippers owner Don Sterling
  • California NAACP calls for boycott of Clippers games
  • Clippers team president questions authenticity of racist recording
  • NBA: Investigation into alleged comments will move “extraordinarily quickly”

(CNN) — The racism controversy embroiling Don Sterling, the owner of the Los Angeles Clippers, has reached half way around the world to Malaysia, where President Obama is on a diplomatic mission to Asia Pacific nations.

At a press conference with Malaysian Prime Minister Najib Razak Sunday, Obama was asked about racist comments Sterling allegedly made about African-Americans.

“When ignorant folks want to advertise their ignorance, you don’t really have to do anything, you just let them talk. That’s what happened here,” the President said.

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