Well Done, Mr. President

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  1. AquaAthena
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    You made me proud. You showed empathy and made many of us feel better. Thank you.

    "One does not win by making others lose."--(author unknown)
     
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    Stuck at work. Hope they re-broadcast this.
     
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    Yes...it was a very moving speech.

    I think he was fighting back tears the whole time too...I could hear it in his voice from the beginning.

    Awwwww....

    *sniff*
     
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    I agree, he couldn't have handle that much better. :thup:
     
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    That is not the impression I had. I thought it was a good speech. I liked the way he talked about talking in a way that heals, not wounds. And I liked that he challenged us to live up to Christina's expectations.
     
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    He kept it appropriate dont get carried away .
     
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    His finest moment, no doubt.

    He nailed it, and didn't use it for any agenda other than to heal and move forward.

    This was, by far, the most Presidential he has ever been.
     
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    Aw crap.
     
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    Glad to hear that. but to be fair, that wouldnt have been difficult to accomplish to this point.
     
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    The speech left me with a feeling of hope, that maybe, just maybe, we can be united, instead of divided.
     

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