Barack Obama repeatedly said, "I wasn't in church during the time that these statement were made. I did not hear such incendiary language myself, personally. Either in conversations with him or when I was in the pew, he always preached the social gospel. ... If I had heard them repeated
, I would have quit. ... If I thought that was the repeated
tenor of the church, then I wouldn’t feel comfortable there."
Talk about covering his butt. What does repeated mean? Twice, three times.
"In a phone call with Wright, Obama cited a Rolling Stone story, “The Radical Roots of Barack Obama
," (the name of which has curiously been changed on the RS website) and told him
, according to Wright, “You can get kind of rough in the sermons
, so what we’ve decided is that it’s best for you not to be out there in public.”
He's got some splaining (misspelled for effect) to do.http://blogs.abcnews.com/politicalpunch ... did-o.html
And please don't edit quotes, very poor taste.