July 27, 2008
Obama in Berlin, Paris.
Photo: Matthew Rose
WAC? thinks America is still uncomfortable about the idea of a young charismatic black man with an insider's golden resume being president. We are embarrassed about that inner conflict. Unfortunately, we haven't come that far. As with public figures from Jerry Lewis to Bill Clinton, Europe may like Obama more than we do. From The Paris Blog in a post by Matthew Rose, the UK's The Independent, and the New York Times.
Posted by Holden Oliver (Kitzbühel Desk) at July 27, 2008 10:51 AM
The Berlin people liked Obama very much and the newspapers very filled with fotos and text about his speach in Berlin. A great day for Obama and for Berlin too. Ch.D. Schäfer
Posted by: Christa D. Schäfer at July 29, 2008 03:12 AM