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(2,421 posts)
Sat Dec 2, 2023, 08:43 PM Dec 2023

We all need to review what a brilliant President we had in Obama..

I stumbled onto this on YouTube... Obama's last White House correspondent's dinner. And show.
He was the highlight of the evening.. funny....self deprecating...witty.
Get a beverage and relax and watch.. it's like a vacation!

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(3,110 posts)
1. I go back to Kennedy and I think Obama was the best President in my life time so far. I do admire Carter too.
Sat Dec 2, 2023, 08:50 PM
Dec 2023

I wish Obama had played more political hardball while in office but I admire his class, oratory and sincere compassion and faith.


(9,767 posts)
2. Being the first black President had to weigh on him in that hopefully other black men could follow him someday and I
Sat Dec 2, 2023, 09:08 PM
Dec 2023

think he held back quite a bit with that in mind.

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