DEFINITIVE ELECTION DAY 2008 QUOTE
“The empire is in decline, the culture is in decay, the democracy is in trouble, financial markets near collapse,” said Princeton professor Cornel West. “It’s almost Biblical. And you can imagine what the black brothers and sisters in the barbershops and beauty salons say: ‘Right when the thing is about to go under, they hand it over to the black man.'”
Looks like Barack Obama might get to be President Tom Beck.
Emphasis mine; hat tip to Bernard Chazelle over at A Tiny Revolution.
AP story here.