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Let Them Eat Grass (Or Cake)!

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The inauguration of Obama sparked huge celebrations in the US last Tuesday. For the first time, the sound of the TV on our office floor was turned on so that we may listen to the live broadcast on CNN, rather than just see the captions. Every American is justifiably proud of Obama’s election – amongst other reasons, it increases their self-esteem when they realize that collectively, they were able to exorcise their racist past. However, I don’t think Americans fully realize the significance of what Rick Warren alluded to briefly as the ’44th peaceful transfer of power’. Read the rest of this entry »


Written by serialbus

January 25, 2009 at 4:40 pm