Angela Natividad's Live & Uncensored!

21 November 2008

Obama Gets the FDR Treatment

The current cover of Time magazine is a ready-made archive piece:

Comparisons between President Elect Barack Obama and Franklin D. Roosevelt began in earnest when Obama launched his first fireside-chat-style weekly address to the people -- on YouTube. Voici:

Seems like, for the meantime, John F. Kennedy's slipped off the juxtapo-radar. Which suggests people are thinking less about Obama's youth and charm, and more about how his communication strategies will actively change the political face of the States. (FDR was, after all, a talented piper of both mice and men.)


Anonymous said...

Not really digging the cheesy public access laminate backdrop.

Anonymous said...

‘chicess’ was my word verification. I thought you should know this.