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For Your Viewing Pleasure: Marion Barry

Council member Marion Barry (D-Ward 8) formally launched his reelection campaign Saturday. By Nikita Stewart's account, it was quite a production, complete with prayers and choirs and tributes to the 72-year-old politician. There was even a 45-minute biographical video about the city's mayor-for-life, who is facing an army of challengers for the September 9th election. Here is a condensed version of the video.

By Marcia Davis  |  June 24, 2008; 12:12 PM ET
Categories:  2008 District Election  
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He looks drunk!

Posted by: ANTEIL | June 25, 2008 11:57 AM | Report abuse

Mr. Barry---did a good job in the past, and have worked hard. It is now the time for him to RETIRE and let some new blood get in PLEASE PASS THE BATTON.

We need new ideas-new plans a new council member.

Posted by: Born in DC 1950 | June 30, 2008 5:03 PM | Report abuse

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