Wright Knew He Could Be a Liability to Obama Amanda Carpenter | Posted: Mar 31, 2008 6:12 PM Share Tweet my article about Rev. Jeremiah Wright's opposition to the NYT's coverage of him, his church and Obama, this quotation from Wright is particularly insightful. “If Barack gets past the primary, he might have to publicly distance himself from me,” Wright told the NYT's Jodi Kantor in March 2007. “I said to Barack personally, and he said yeah, that might have to happen.” Recommended Townhall Video SHOW COMMENTS Tags: Campaigns and Elections Elections Kamala Harris is Losing Yet Another Huge Top Staffer Rebecca Downs Appeals Court Allows Greg Abbott's Executive Order Banning Mask Mandates to Remain in Effect Rebecca Downs Liberal's Twitter Thread Showcase How Bad Policies Have Turned San Francisco Into a Nightmare Julio Rosas Poll: Less Than 2/3 of Democrats Approve of Job Biden is Doing Rebecca Downs First Case of Omicron Variant in USA is in California, with Person Experiencing 'Mild Symptoms' Rebecca Downs Yes, You Can Ignore Ilhan Omar's Fake Islamophobia Circus Act on the Hill Matt Vespa CARTOONS | Tom Stiglich View Cartoon Most Popular Wait...That's How Many Students Had a Problem With Dave Chappelle When He Visited His Alma Mater? Justice Kavanaugh Just Boiled the Abortion Debate Down to Its Most Fundamental Core Gee, I Wonder Why Most People Are Shrugging Off Omicron?