"This is not an attack on Jeremiah Wright," Wright told the Washington media Monday. "It has nothing to do with Senator Obama. It is an attack on the black church launched by people who know nothing about the African-American religious tradition."
B. Hussein Obama is taking the opportunity to distance himself from his relationship with the radical anti-American.
"The person I saw yesterday was not the person that I met 20 years ago," Obama said of the man who married him. "I am outraged by the comments that were made and saddened by the spectacle that we saw yesterday."
Obama has indicated that he will hold a "big" press conference to address the issue that has sent his campaign spiralling down.