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Obama Inauguration Poem by Richard Blanco


“One Today” One sun rose on us today, kindled over our shores, peeking over the Smokies, greeting the faces of the Great Lakes, spreading a simple truth across the Great Plains, then charging across the Rockies. One light, waking up … Continue reading

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President Obama on Youtube answering questions


The US Presidential elections are much more about marketing more governance, and it’s been interesting as an internet marketeer to watch the brilliancy of the Obama campaign with respect to online media and especially social media. For example, right about … Continue reading

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Dear President Obama …


Dear Mr. President, here’s the deal as I see it:  Most of the country – and I know I –  voted for you to *change* the course from an America that was too fueled by anger and intolerance and too … Continue reading

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Obama’s ONE mistake may be his ONLY mistake, but it’s still a BIG mistake.


How is Obama doing?   I remain a big fan of how Obama has approached international diplomacy, basically speaking softly without putting down the carrots and big stick that America probably needs to wield to avoid international meltdowns.   (We … Continue reading

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Does your Storytelling Trump the Truth?


One of the greatest confusions of my life has been watching otherwise very sharp folks descend into a sort of silly crazed madness – or at least incoherency – with respect to complex topics like politics, economy, global warming, etc. … Continue reading

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President Obama’s Cairo Speech Transcript


THE WHITE HOUSE Office of the Press Secretary (Cairo, Egypt) ________________________________________________________________________ REMARKS BY THE PRESIDENT ON A NEW BEGINNING Cairo University Cairo, Egypt June 4, 2009 1:10 P.M. (Local) PRESIDENT OBAMA: Thank you very much. Good afternoon. I am honored … Continue reading

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Stop Torturing Obama’s Torture Policies


Over at President Picker I have posted my view on Obama’s Torture Policy.    I think it’s a good policy.   Comment over there please if you want to express yourself.

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