Rachel Maddow Slams Sharron Angle, Defends Latinos

Rachel Maddow took some time on Sunday to tear into Sharron Angle, the Tea Party darling who is running a very tight race against Senate majority leader Harry Reid in Nevada.

Apparently, Angle, who was recently caught on tape telling a group of college students she didn't believe they were Hispanic because "they looked Asian," ran a new ad entitled "Thanks, Pal" which many say crossed the line. While on on Meet the Press, Maddow called the spot the "most overtly racist ad of this campaign season." Here is the ad Maddow was referencing:

The campaign ad has since been pulled from Angle's Youtube page. But the following racially charged ads are still up: