Old time religion means old-time problems

Democratic presidential wannabe Barack Obama wanted to kick off his campaign in South Carolina but a decision to do so with a series of gospel concerts kicked off a firestorm of protests.

Maybe Democrats should leave the bible-thumping to the Republicans.

Obama's gospel concerts raise controversy – Democratic Sen. Barack Obama kicked off a series of local outreach gospel concerts Friday in Charleston, South Carolina, that unexpectedly came back to bite his campaign.

[CNN Political News]