CatchThis Blog / Obama name

Mark Skoultchi

April 15, 2013

No matter how loved or loathed they are, we like to give nicknames to our political leaders. Sometimes they’re compliments, often they’re insults. By doing so, we humanize them; we try to put our own spin on these larger-than-life personalities. The recently-departed Margaret Thatcher’s strong style of governance gave rise to many nicknames, including  “The […]