Tuesday, November 11, 2008


Our home and native...wait, wrong song.

I am no patriot and about as far from American as you can get. I don't follow, nor do I fully understand politics or the politicians that come with it.

But to be able to say that in my lifetime, not only have I seen a number of African-American men run for president, some with more success than others(Jesse Jackson), but that I lived to see a man of color elected President of the United States, judging by how glued I was to the screen and for it all to come full circle with Rev. Jackson breaking down - It meant more to me than I would have imagined.

Whether you're black, white, purple or green, Nov. 4, 2008 should mean something to everyone.

Congratulations to Mr. Obama - Mr. President Elect.


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