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Paul Ryan called Donald Trump "textbook racist" today, but still says he'll support him. IF that alone doesn't convince you that Paul Ryan just isn't all that bothered by racism, consider that it took Ryan more than two weeks to speak out against Trump after his Mexican Rapists speech last year, and when he was finally moved to say that Trump "Doesn't speak for me," you'll never guess why. Hint, it wasn't the racism:

That's right, not only will Paul Ryan vote for someone he thinks is racist, he'll only become offended when that racist says something remotely decent and sensible, like "protect Social Security."

Paul Ryan and the rest of the Republicans can fuck right off.

For completeness' sake, here's what Ryan finally said about Trump on immigration, a week after the Social Security comment: