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Seen on a T-shirt being sold at one of the nearly infinite number of trashy souvenir shops near the Moulin Rouge in Paris:
Sorry for the poor quality, it’s the best I can do with a crappy camera phone at 11pm on a Saturday.
Maybe it’s just me, but my romanticized vision of Martin Luther King has the great man drop-kicking and wiping the floor with poseurs like Barack Obama. Kinda like my version of Jesus carries an AK-47 and a length of piano wire for the up-close work. I’m just sayin’…
Anyway, King’s dream was one of a just society. What’s Obama’s dream? Why, to become the Supreme Overlord, of course! Don’t you see the connection? Two Black men with dreams, why, they must be the same dream, right?