April 9, 2008
'Get me more white people'
Do you recall those internet rumors that some outlets were darkening the tone of Barack Obama in order so send a subliminal message ? Remember the use of the race card by the Obama campaign to disparage questions and criticism of him by suggesting that it was racially motivated (the use of the race card to shut down debate and opposition from the Hillary Clinton campaign was noted by no less than the liberal The New Republic). Now news has been emerging that barack Obama and his phalanx of image makers has been busy at work trying to project an image that he has legions of white supporters .The Selling of the President by Joe McGinnis comes to mind with that strategy..Will America have buyer's remorse? From the account in Carnegie Mellon's paper, the Tartan, of a Michelle Obama event in Pittsburgh:While the crowd was indeed diverse, some students at the event questioned the practices of Mrs. Obama’s event coordinators, who handpicked the crowd sitting behind...(Read Full Post)