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The great ones make it look easy … Barack Obama is not one of the great ones! The former-president’s halting, forced, stilted, and obviously unrehearsed speech at the John Lewis funeral indicates he is not, as so many have suggested, “One of the World’s Greatest Orators!”
His speech was frantic, inappropriate, and delivered in that phony Black-patois he adopts whenever he is in front of real Black people. The clumsy way he peeked at his notes, rode roughshod over his applause lines, I’ve seen kids in middle-school with more rhythm and style.
He has, however, retained his arrogance.
And the less said about the content of his speech the better!Published in