Given 1) According to Paterson the only reason someone would criticize him is if the person is a racist.
And 2) The NY Post reports that Obama was mighty upset with Governor Paterson and let him know it (via his aides).
Then 3) According to Paterson, Obama must be a racist. QED
President Obama’s aides were so furious that Gov. Paterson dragged him into a rant about racism that they sent a message sharply criticizing the governor’s comments just hours after he made them, The Post has learned.
Aides to Obama were angered by Paterson’s tirade on liberal talk-radio station WWRL on Friday, sources said.
Paterson blamed his political woes on racially slanted coverage and predicted the president would be the next “victim” of biased media.