Obama is Ralph Ellison's "Invisible Man" incarnate. He grins and says "Yes, sir" and "Yes, ma'am." And while we're all focused on his huge, dramatic cave-ins over here ... he's accomplishing all sorts of little things over there. Cool, cool. Problem is, people don't vote for invisible men. People are too busy living their lives to pay attention to all the ... Are you still talking?
President Obama is the invisible man. Say what? In Ralph Ellison's "Invisible Man," the narrator's grandfather says that while black men can work quietly in the shadows to achieve their goals ... outwardly they have to appear humble and submissive. Obama always seems to be backing down and giving in ... but somehow, without us noticing, he's accomplished most of his campaign promises. Say what? (Sigh)... Ok, President Obama is like a ninja. Ohhh ... continue.