Wednesday, January 20, 2010

No More Magic Negroes

The Daily Show's Larry Wilmore reminds us that Barack Obama is merely a mortal man:

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blackink12 at PostBourgie adds:
But somehow, I still think a lot of people – including an increasing number of progressives – are still waiting on the “jungle spell” that will unilaterally deliver us health care reform, the end of poverty and a chicken in every pot.

And a unicorn.

Unfortunately, all of this stuff takes hard work, patience, cooperation and, at the least, an agreement on a basic set of facts. You tell me if President Obama has had the benefit of at least two of these elements at the same time.

Damn....haven't been any unicorns for ages.

1 comment:

Rising Sun- L said...

I'm pretty bummed out about this. I've been friends with you for many years and I was being pretty patient waiting for you to exhibit your Magic tendencies. Now you tell me it's all been in vain.