Take a look back through history, and figure out which leaders could get elected in America in 2008, with all the media scrutiny, and politics of personal destruction
Kennedy? No chance, too much womanizing, and a catholic to boot…FDR? …in a wheelchair…. Lincoln? a real geeky looking guy with a genetics issue. Washington?…you’ve got to be kidding, a slave owner!
Let’s go worldwide? Gandhi?…….a skinny guy in a dress Nah, then how about Churchill? A chain smoking drunk!!!
Guess that just leaves Jesus, but who’d vote for a hippy in sandals?