Jesus, Take The Wheel: Final Primary Crack Van

Drive safely until I get home from work. NO VIOLENCE. Make room for the noobs.

Update: Van Closed. For anyone who’s been, like, in space for the last 24 hours, Barack Obama is the first African-American nominee of any major party for the presidency of the United States.

And this is how we do.

Every so often, there are moments which call on that fundamental goodness to make this country great again.

So it was for that band of patriots who declared in a Philadelphia hall the formation of a more perfect union; and for all those who gave on the fields of Gettysburg and Antietam their last full measure of devotion to save that same union.

So it was for the Greatest Generation that conquered fear itself, and liberated a continent from tyranny, and made this country home to untold opportunity and prosperity.

So it was for the workers who stood out on the picket lines; the women who shattered glass ceilings; the children who braved a Selma bridge for freedom’s cause.

So it has been for every generation that faced down the greatest challenges and the most improbable odds to leave their children a world that’s better, and kinder, and more just.

And so it must be for us.

America, this is our moment. This is our time.

A.

5 thoughts on “Jesus, Take The Wheel: Final Primary Crack Van

  1. I have a friend that when I said there was a beaut of a speech by Obama…replied: “can’t trust any of them, no matter what party” I responded, “I understand and agree to a point, but we need someone to get us out from this corporatocracy – or I am going to have to pick up and move to Paris and work at the Deux Moulins”
    He was understandable of that. 🙂
    Geauxbama!!! (must order shirt that says same from Dirty Coast!!!)
    Elspeth

  2. pansypoo – The only reason she can have for staying in at this point is to get on the ticket.
    McCains’s ticket.

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