It has been decades, if not longer, since there were large cheering crowds in Europe waving American flags. At least two hundred and fifty thousand enthusiastic Berliners came out to see Obama. The networks tried to devote just as much airtime on a McCain visit to a german sausage restaurant surrounded by at least fifteen confused onlookers. The excuse is that they didn't want to look biased, but actually it's just more puffing the looser to get ratings.
If Barak doesn't beat this hack by ten points, there is something seriously wrong with this country.