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Senator Obama is undecided! He fears the exceptionally smart, hard-working humble guy who grew up in Indiana might have “no sense.” From the AP:

WASHINGTON (AP) U.S. Sen. Barack Obama said Thursday he hasn’t decided whether he will vote to confirm Supreme Court nominee John Roberts.

Roberts clearly has the legal background and intellect to serve, Obama said. But the Chicago Democrat said he wonders whether Roberts has the wisdom and balance to be a Supreme Court justice.

“In every walk of life, you know people who are really smart but have no sense,” Obama said. “And what you hope for in a justice is somebody who is smart but more importantly also has good sense.”


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