I’m “black enough,” I’m Prog enough, and, gosh darn it, those icky peeeeple loooove Me.
Neera Tanden, a former aide to both Bill Clinton and Barack Obama:
“People say the reason Obama wouldn’t call Clinton is because he doesn’t like him,” observes Tanden. “The truth is, Obama doesn’t call anyone, and he’s not close to almost anyone. It’s stunning that he’s in politics, because he really doesn’t like people. My analogy is that it’s like becoming Bill Gates without liking computers.”