Martin In The Margins
Monday, 30 June 2008
No longer a joke
Bob, in a
about the long-held belief that no black man will ever be US president, quotes this old joke:
I firmly believe that, one day, a man in a kippa and prayer shawl will sit in the Oval Office...Unless, of course, he's Jewish.
Which reminded me of this line, repeated by Eliot Weinberger in the
If there's a black or woman president in the Oval Office, it means an asteroid is about to hit the Statue of Liberty.
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