And Jesse Fasted

Posted: September 5, 2008 in Just "Why?"

From: chicagotribune.com

To help himself recover from the Obama gaffe, Jackson spent 10 days fasting and meditating in the Arizona desert, he said, “talking with Dr. King, reading the Bible and talking with myself” in an effort to sort out what had prompted his ill-chosen remarks.

“I wanted to see if there was a gap between my heart and my lip,” he said.

Jackson’s verdict: He felt his heart was true, squarely behind Obama. And even if his lips had run amok—expressing a desire to emasculate the African-American candidate for “talking down to black people”—he stood behind the message. (more…)

Shaking my head.

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