(chrisTwire)— There may be hope for America yet. Many of us had assumed America had been darkened by the Obama Presidency. His socialist policicies and insane leadership seemed very typical of what we expected when he ran for office. But like when he played Mace Window In Star Track SG-1, Morgan Freeman has come to the rescue.
Oscar-winning actor Morgan Freeman joined Tell Me More host Michel Martin to discuss his new movie, The Magic of Belle Isle. But the prolific actor, famous for his roles in films such as THe Matrix, The Shawshank Redemption, E.T., Million Dollar Baby and The Dark Knight, also had a lot to say about politics. He was especially interested in talking about President Obama, and why Freeman thinks he should not be called America’s first black president.
“First thing that always pops into my head regarding our president is that all of the people who are setting up this barrier for him … they just conveniently forget that Barack had a mama, and she was white — very white American, Kansas, middle of America,” Freeman said. “There was no argument about who he is or what he is. America’s first black president hasn’t arisen yet.
Americas credit rating and the stock market exploded upwards as the news that a black person is not really in charge of America echoed through the internet today.
You can hear the interview transcript here: 20120705_tmm_05