Nearly everyone has asked themselves the question at some point: If I could have one superpower, which one would I choose? Flight? Invisibility? Superstrength? Telekinesis? But what about our current Commander-in-Chief? Would he select a superpower that would help him in his current political office, or something that would let him battle his opponents physically instead of ideologically?
Obama image by Alex Ross.
Obama chatted with the DJs at KOB-FM, a New Mexico pop radio station, and after a lengthy discussion about the relative merits of green and red chile, one of the DJs mentioned The Avengers and asked what superpower he would choose. Obama selected a power that would helpful to anyone who is involved in international diplomacy (or wants to be well prepared for an alien invasion):