Instead, the line is assigned to her alter ego, who is at the time of the utterance high as a Georgia pine on opium tea and trying to convince her parents to keep supporting her financially.
Having delivered the line, Hannah retreats into uncomfortable self-awareness, adding: “Or generation.” As a literary stratagem — laying down a marker in the popular culture without making herself vulnerable to accusations that she might be taking herself too seriously — the maneuver is transparent.
Those ambitions coincided with Obama, who was raised by a white American mother, beginning to increasingly identify with his father’s African heritage, Garrow wrote in his book.
Jager is of Dutch and Japanese ancestry.” Sheila Miyoshi Jager also revealed that she and Barack Obama continued seeing each other the next year, even after Barack and Michelle had started dating.
In short, Boston College is one of the most inspirational places I've ever been a part of!
Etterhvert var det Obamas politiske karriere som ødela forholdet.
Sheila Miyoshi Jager was once Barack Obama’s girlfriend, but now the college professor is a viral hit as her pictures spread across the internet in the wake of a new book about the former president.
Jager, who is now a professor at Oberlin College in Ohio, dated Obama in the mid-1980s, when he was finishing college and eventually heading to Harvard to become a lawyer.
It is far more troubling that she uses the same technique in real life, for matters much more serious than the plot of In that sense, Lena Dunham may truly be the voice of her generation: The enormous affluence and indulgence of her upbringing did not sate her sundry hungers — for adoration, for intellectual respect that she has not earned, for the unsurpassable delight of moral preening — but instead amplified and intensified her sense of entitlement.
The Brooklyn of is nothing more or less than a 21st-century version of the Malibu Barbie Dreamhouse, with New York City taxis standing in for the pink Corvette.