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[–] european 12 points -11 points (+1|-12) ago 

Living amongst poverty and crime may tend to produce individuals of that calibre without intervention. Especially if they think they can do no better. Obama is probably one of the best role models for blacks there has ever been.

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[–] Lake 0 points 6 points (+6|-0) ago 

The poorest whites outperform the richest blacks. This argument doesn't work anymore.

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[–] european 1 points 0 points (+1|-1) ago 

What are you basing that statement on?

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[–] MrWhiteandProud [S] 0 points 3 points (+3|-0) ago 

I've heard blacks call Obama a sellout and a coon because they didn't get all those gobment gibs they thought they were gonna get. I don't think they really care to look up to him.

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[–] european 0 points 1 points (+1|-0) ago 

Naturally there will be many who are unhappy with him for various reasons. Generally people are never content. They could do a lot worse than try to emulate some of his qualities and life choices.