Although I didn't really know what sport he's famous for playing (until reading the news items linked in this post), Charles Barkley is famous, so the media pay attention when he makes an endorsement.
Today he was on CNN's The Situation Room and he gave his honest political opinion with confidence and candor and didn't care if Wolf Blitzer, Time Warner, the advertisers or the viewers were offended, shocked or discomforted.
BARKLEY: Hey, I live in Arizona. I have got great respect for Senator McCain. Great respect. But I don