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obamadance 

It is just plain exceptional that we are about of have a wonderful young man who looks like me become president of the United States, leader of the free world and commander-in-chief of the most powerful military force ever. 

 

When I was six years old, I could read books in the public library but was not allow to check them out.   As they said at the MLK Program at my church this morning, he brought us from a mighty long way.  (He being God for my heathen friends—right- sin, cast, stone.)

 

The roughest part of the swearing for me will be thinking about people like my daddy who did not live quite long to see this historic event.  My daddy was always so proud when a Black person won on Wheel of Fortune since he had a preoccupation with moving African Americans forward.  He also obsessed on “guiltying” negative people of color into changing for the good of the nation and race. 

 

Congratulations America for climbing this hill and best wishes on the next one, and the one after that.

 

Mr. President, you surely have my support.  

 Great Pictures

http://blogs.denverpost.com/captured/2009/01/21/inauguration-day-in-dc/

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