Archive for December, 2006

"I’m not comparing him to Jesus Christ, BUT …"

December 12, 2006

PORTSMOUTH, N.H.�Brenda Bladen was trying to explain why she liked Barack Obama so much�he was authentic, selfless, and inspirational. He was restoring her faith in politics. “I’m not comparing him to Jesus Christ but � ” she said, before talking about the senator’s humble beginnings. . . .

Barack StarFollowing Obama through New Hampshire, by John Dickerson. Slate December 11, 2006.