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Saturday, January 26, 2008

Obama: Press 'Manically Focused on Race'

On Good Morning America, Obama said that the press has been "manically focused on race". After watching Tim Russert earlier this morning, in which some smarmy pundit just couldn't let up on the issue, I completely agree:

"I think it'd be hard to argue that I have been marginalized, when I won Iowa, which was 94 percent white. We were almost tied in New Hampshire, a state that has an all-white population. And in Nevada, I was able to win, actually, the biggest votes, uh, margins, in those northern areas … that are predominantly white, rural, conservative areas"

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