Thursday, March 20, 2008
When a politician achieves a certain level of national recognition; someone from his past that is an embarrassment and can lead to the loss of an election sometimes appears. The general response in modern campaign management is to toss that person aside and move on.
But Barack Obama is no ordinary politician.
Barack Obama took the words of a person close to him that some were saying was campaign ending and used it as an opportunity. I believe that it is correct to say that in the days after President Lincoln gave that short speech as a memorial to those who had given their lives at the Battle of Gettysburg; no one realized that speech would become a cornerstone of our Nation. It is too early to know if the speech at the
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I think that our prayers are about to be answered.