Sharpton Bored of the ‘Reinvention of Sharpton’ Story
[photo: azi paybarah / ny observer]
“I’m not an insider, I’m just one that has access,” Sharpton told me at his annual conference this week, where he hosted President Obama and several top White House aides.
Sharpton said he was surprised his embrace of Obama made the front page of several New York newspapers.
“Every time something happens, it’s the re-invention of Al Sharpton,” he said. “Why don’t they just admit maybe we didn’t understand what he was saying in the first place?”