Was Jonathan Rollins on L.A. Law Based on Barack Obama?

Was Jonathan Rollins on L.A. Law, the first black Editor-in-Chief of the Harvard Law Review, based on the actual first black Editor-in-Chief of the Harvard Law Review, Barack Obama?

Was the West Wing’s Matt Santos Based on Barack Obama?

Here is the latest in a series of examinations into urban legends about TV and whether they are true or false. Click here to view an archive of the TV urban legends featured so far. TV URBAN LEGEND: Congressman Matt Santos was based on Barack Obama. Jimmy Smits’ Matt Santos’ campaign and ultimate election was […]