As Dec. 9 unfolded, Blagojevich told NBC, "I thought about Mandela, Dr. King and Gandhi and tried to put some perspective to all this and that is what I am doing now."Fucking A right. He's one of the greats! I remember when I was arrested for drinking in public in college, I immediately thought about Buddha, Harriet Tubman and St Francis of Assisi. That really helped me put it into perspective.