On March 27, 2009 Brazilian President Luiz Ignacio Lula da Silva said:
"This is a crisis that was caused by white people with blue eyes. And before the crisis, they looked as if they knew everything about economics"
During a lunch at the Group of 20 summit in London, Obama shook hands with President Luiz Inacio Lula da Silva and said: “This is my man, right here. I love this guy.”Associate Press, April 2, 2009
It was also heartwarming to hear Russian President Medvedev call President Obama "my new comrade"
When asked about the talks he had with Obama, Medvedev responded. "I liked the talks. It is easy to talk to him. He can listen. The start of this relationship is quite good. This suits me quite well"
Please allow me to translate that for you.