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I’m not sure The New York Times really needs to worry that anything might “return Mississippi to the days of racially polarized politics”. Things seem plenty polarized. Check out this exit poll from 2004 — Kerry got 90 percent of the black vote, and Bush got 85 percent of the white vote; there are so few Latinos and Asians that they can’t even be measured.

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