try to catch the deluge in a paper cup (primroseburrows) wrote,
try to catch the deluge in a paper cup

US faction of flist, take a few minutes out to watch this speech, even if you're not planning on voting for Barack Obama. Because as newleaf31 says, it's a message that needs to be heard.

Everyone else might want to watch it, too. Forget the steretypes forged by people like Rush and Dubya and Fox News. This is what an honest-to-goodness American sounds like:

It's been a long time since I've felt this proud to be an American. It's an unfamiliar feeling given the current climate, but such a welcome one. This is a speech for the history books.
Tags: barack obama, election 2008, us politics, youtube
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