08/06/2008 05:12 am ET | Updated May 25, 2011

Phil Spector Endorses Obama At Own Murder Trial

Gee, thanks, Phil.

They keep coming, these dubious endorsements. But, hey, any publicity in a political campaign -- except crooked friends, indictments, spousal abuse, etc.

Today Phil Spector, the famous rock entrepreneur and infamous date, showed up for a court hearing in Los Angeles wearing a very obvious "Barack Obama Rocks" pin.

Spector, you may recall, has some continuing legal troubles having to do with an actress, Lana Clarkson, turning up dead in his house after a date five years ago.

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