That's not irony at all. He IS complaining about racism while being racist. That's actually hypocrisy, not irony.
Irony is Frank Rizzo attempting to make insightful comments about race relations in the United States. He attacks racism with the intent of seeming not racist, but one-ups the competition! That is irony.
Camonk Hey, you're right, baleen. That is WAY more ironic. Nice.