What A Shame!
Bob Herbert, a respected op-ed columnist on the NYTimes has backed Obama from the beginning and with great enthusiasm. He has also ripped both Clintons mercilessly.
Now that Obama is 99+ percent certain of the nomination, Bob Herbert has made and amazing admission: Obama has no plan for the US economy - the No. 1 burning issue on the minds of voters.
So, on what basis did Herbert support Obama? I can think of only one thing: Herbert and Obama both have medium brown skin.
See today's column.
The key statement is toward the end of the column:
Senator Obama will have to develop (again, quickly) an exceptionally compelling economic program . . .