African Journalist Offered CNN’s Pro-Obama Kool-Aid, Refuses

Below is a short clip of African journalist Nkepile Mabuse refusing to take the bait from CNN’s Don Lemon about the enthusiasm in Africa for Obama’s visit as being “unprecedented.” Mabuse even goes as far as to remind Lemon that Bush also got a great reception on that continent whenever he visited, as Lemon looks on like he just saw somebody stick a pin in his inflatable Obama doll.

What’s “unprecedented” is the American media acting reacting to Obama like teenage girls seeing the Beatles on the Ed Sullivan Show. CNN may consider this blasphemy, but I think it’s refreshing:

(h/t Michelle Malkin via Newsbusters via Bill)

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