Archive for January 20th, 2009

Why journalists like Barack Hussein Obama

20 January 2009

In his last press conference in Baghdad, George W. Bush received a pair of size 10s from a member of the press corps. But why does his successor seem to get a ’10’ from most journos?

“Journalists like Obama because he’s the ultimate America success story, photogenic and has that perfect family. And because he is less likely to wiretap their phones.”

Read the full article: #44 Barack Obama

Also read: ‘A kiss from the orphans and widows of Iraq’

Jack Shafer: Obama changes his press strategy

Also view: Jon Stewart on Bush and Obama

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