Saturday, November 14, 2009
Castro's crush on Obama
By PAUL HAVEN, Associated Press Writer Paul Haven, Associated Press Writer – Fri Nov 13, 3:47 am ET
HAVANA – Think you're obsessed with President Barack Obama and the many challenges he faces at home and abroad?
Well, you're not alone.
Fidel Castro appears to have a fascination with the American leader that would make Obama Girl jealous, writing obsessively not only about his politics, but of his youth and vigor.
And unlike with past American heads-of-state — he slammed President George W. Bush as a genocidal drunk — Castro seems to genuinely like the fresh face in Washington.