DNA Leader Branville McCartney’s central political equation is that he’s not A or B, but C, with A or B representing the leaders of the PLP and FNM, respectively, Perry Christie and Hubert Ingraham and now Christie and Dr. Hubert Minnis.
“The best/greatest thing since sliced bread” idiom was popularized during the first half of the last century. It refers to when someone thinks that, “they are extremely good, often better than they really are” at something.
The idiom also expresses “a sense that something is innovative, outstanding, and generally superior to something that has come before.”
Bequeathed the coveted FNM Bamboo Town nomination at the 2007 general election McCartney already saw himself as a rising star, a child of destiny, from whom the universe, or at least his universe of fans, expected great things.