Monday, October 06, 2008

Kool aid

Put the words Obama and cool into Google, and it will spit out an astonishing 21 million hits. He is black, he is hip, he listens to Jay-Z on his iPod (and Yo-Yo Ma). He plays basketball. He fist-bumps. He is cool, a word that transcends age, race and gender.

Ben Macintyre in the Times.

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