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already looks like President of the World, nevermind just the USA.
His name is BARACK?
He's makin' that shit up.
and I believe Barack Obama
he'd be a great dad.
someone enlighten me as to one of his faults, pls?
is a bit foolish
he is very vague on actual policy, his healthcare program isn't universal, he's tacked significantly to the right since gaining the Democratic Part Presidential Nomination (although this is almost always the case; talk in social democratic terms during primaries to appeal to core Democrat voters, once nomination is in the bag start tacking rightwards to try and woo some floating voters who might go Republican). There's a lot of other faults I can't be bothered to list (demagoguery and cult of the personality anyone?) but seriously he represents a change in American politics for sure, even though he is stereotypical liberal elite in every respect except race.
maybe not in terms of politics, but in terms of just being awesome.
because he does things like this: http://youtube.com/watch?v=AuFIDJkZ7NQ&feature=related
Former (or possibly current? They're probably still going aren't they) members of Twisted Sister can definitely influence my political views.
my second choice though
yes he represents a big step forwards, but still he doesn't do enough and apart from race he's a very tradtional candidate IMO.
Anyhow you all ought to read this excellent article by Gary Younge (Guardian journalist, covers American politics in case you didn't know). http://www.socialistreview.org.uk/article.php?articlenumber=10464
are sounding a bit desperate tonight.
"wah wah wah everyone loves him 'snot fair"