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It's Official! Obama Is the Nominee
« on: August 27, 2008, 06:33:25 pm »
It was a forgone conclusion, but seeing this live....it brought this black man to tears...and I'm not ashamed either!


http://www.cnn.com/video/#/video/politics/2008/08/27/sotvo.obama.nominated.cnn

(CNN) -- It was a moment Howard Hemsley thought might never come.
"If three years ago, someone had said to me on the streets of New York that somebody named Barack Obama would be our nominee, I would have said they were crazy," said Hemsley, an African-American delegate from New York. "I volunteered for him for two years, and most of that time I never thought he would win."

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